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Lawmakers Consider Bill to Set Cleanup Requirements for Renewable Energy Projects


State lawmakers are looking to set cleanup requirements for renewable energy projects when they reach the end of their useful lives. StateImpact Pennsylvania’s Rachel McDevitt reports some critics say proposed requirements could discourage wind and solar development.

Read the full story at: https://stateimpact.npr.org/pennsylvania/2021/12/23/lawmakers-consider-bill-to-account-for-cleanup-when-developing-renewable-energy-projects/

(Original air-date: 12/27/21)

Rachel McDevitt is a reporter for StateImpact Pennsylvania at WITF. Rachel joined WITF in 2017 as the host of All Things Considered. She previously reported for WITF’s Radio Pennsylvania Network, where her work earned the National Association of State Radio Network’s award for best feature two years in a row. The western Pennsylvania native started her journalism career with the CBS affiliate in Bridgeport, West Virginia. Rachel is a graduate of Temple University.