In 2002, New Mexico implemented a renewable portfolio standard (RPS) requiring investor-owned utilities to procure from renewable sources 10 percent of the electricity they sell.
Improvements in communications technology have led to rapid increases in the efficiency and reach of industries throughout the modern economy.
Unfunded pension liabilities have become an increasingly troubling problem for states across the country, including Oklahoma.
Several counties in North Carolina are pushing to increase their hotel occupancy taxes up to the state maximum of 6 percent.
Like many other states, Pennsylvania faces a growing problem with its public pension systems.
Over the past couple of decades, state governments have been rolling out the red carpet for Big Hollywood by adopting film tax incentive programs.
Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, or DDT, was first synthesized in 1874 and discovered to be an effective insecticide in 1939.
Some 1.3 billion people around the world do not have access to electricity, and 2.7 billion people, mostly concentrated in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia, lack clean cooking facilities, acco
Physician-owned specialty hospitals have faced several major challenges since the implementation of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Tax increment financing has become a popular tool for funding economic development projects in municipalities across the country.