August 19, 2011
New Jersey’s Solar Renewable Portfolio Standards-A Model for Success
By Stephen A. Kisker and Daniel T. McKillop
New Jersey’s solar electricity generating program has evolved into one of the most successful market-based incentive programs in the country. The state is second only to California in the amount of installed solar electric generating capacity. This article examines how New Jersey’s program has evolved into the nation’s premier market for solar investment and compares it to other state programs.
Stephen A. Kisker is of counsel in Wolff & Samson’s Real Estate, Development and Land Use, and Renewable Energy and Sustainability Groups and advises on all facets of commercial and residential real estate acquisition, development, financing, redevelopment, management and disposition.Daniel T. McKillop is a litigator and regulatory attorney in Wolff & Samson’s Environmental and Renewable Energy and Sustainability Groups and counsels corporate and individual clients with respect to all aspects of