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Karl Rabago, executive director of the Pace University Energy and Climate Center in New York at The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University is featured in the "Houston Chronicle" about Oklahoma wind power

02/16/2018

Karl Rabago, executive director of the Pace University Energy and Climate Center in New York at The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University is featured in the "Houston Chronicle" about Oklahoma wind power

Houston Chronicle: "In Oklahoma, a war over wind power"

By Ryan Maye Handy

From "Houston Chronicle:"

...Karl Rabago, executive director of the Pace University Energy and Climate Center in New York, said he expects the attacks on renewable energy to intensify as wind and solar increase market share and federal energy policy under President Donald Trump seeks to promote oil, natural gas and coal. Last year, for example, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, a former Oklahoma attorney general and a political ally of Hamm, proposed killing federal incentives for wind and solar to help natural gas and coal.

"Adding to the costs of clean energy just as it is finally starting to break through to being really competitive is clearly a strategy that they are using," Rabago said. "It just seems like the baby is showing signs of crawling, so kill it before it walks."

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