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3. See Geilecki, Mayes, Prete above.
4. Internal Revenue Service. How To Depreciate Property. Publication 946 (2004). http://www.irs.gov/ publications/p946/index.html (accessed 5/31/05).
5. See pp. 8-10 of Geilecki and Poling above.
6. Interstate Renewable Energy Council. Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy. http:// www.dsireusa.org/ (accessed 5/31/05).
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9. See Tax Relief Extension Act of 1999, Public Law 106-170 and Job Creation and Worker Assistance Act of 2002, Public Law 107-147.
10. See Interstate Renewable Energy Council above.
11. Energy Information Administration. Analysis of Five Selected Tax Provisions of the Conference Energy Bill of 2003. http://www.eia.doe.gov/oiaf/servicerpt/ceb/fuel.html
12. Energy Information Administration. Federal Financial Interventions and Subsidies in Energy Markets 1999: Primary Energy. Appendix B. pp. 78-80. SR/0AIF/99-03. 1999. http://www.eia. doe.gov/oiaf/servicerpt/subsidy/pdf/sroiaf(99)03.pdf
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15. See Petersik and Interstate Renewable Energy Council above.
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17. See pp. 6-7 of Geilecki and Poling above.
19. See Interstate Renewable Energy Council above.
20. U.S. EPA and U.S. DOE, http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c = about.ab_index
22. U.S. EPA, Office of Transportation and Air Quality. See http://www.epa.gov/oms/gasoline.htm
23. Energy Information Administration. Status and Impact of State MTBE Ban. http://www.eia.doe. gov/oiaf/servicerpt/mtbeban/index.html. Updated 2003.
24. See for example, Bill H.R.6, as passed by the House of Representatives on 2005.
25. For example, see Power, N.J. Places Moratorium on Offshore Wind. Platts, 2005. At http://www. platts.com/Magazines/P0WER/Power%20News/2005/012005_11.xml
26. For example, see Scanlin, Dennis Laws, Regulations, Permits, Policies, Positions and Wind Turbines. Presentation to the 2002 Wind Summit. 2002. See http://www.wind.appstate.edu/ reports/laws®s.ppt
27. Starrs, T. and Wenger, H. 1998. Policies to Support a Distributed Energy System. Renewable Energy Policy Project. See http://www.repp.org/repp_pubs/articles/index_pv.html
28. See Starrs and Wenger above.
29. U.S. DOE, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Strategic Plan. October 2002. See http://www.eere.energy.gov/office_eere/pdfs/fy02_strategic_plan.pdf
31. See Interstate and Renewable Energy Council above.
33. See Interstate and Renewable Energy Council above.
35. Federal Energy Regulatory Comission. Staff Paper, Assessing the State ofWind Energy in Wholesale Electricity Markets. 2004. See http://www.ferc.gov/legal/ferc-regs/land-docs/11-04-wind-report.pdf
37. Energy Information Administration. Renewable Energy Annual 1996. Chapter 10. Growth of the U.S. Landfill Gas Industry. 1997. See http://www.eia.doe.gov/cneaf/solar.renewables/renewable. energy.annual/
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