Ariel Cohen writes in Forbes about the need to address NIMBYism.
- Local opposition and the Not in My Backyard (NIMBYism) movement is hamstringing environmental and energy progress.
- Residents of Maine have stalled the development of transmission lines that would bring renewable energy in from Canada and Las Vegas-based activists killed what would have been the nation’s largest solar project in the Nevada desert.
- NIMBYism impacts clean and traditional energy projects, hurting consumers and the environment.
Read the full article here.