Argument: General statements against a US Renewable Energy Standard
Charles Steele. "A national renewable energy standard is a mistake." Daily Caller. July 15, 2010: "[A renewable electricity standard will] harm regional efforts to promote local renewable energy generation, require our ratepayers to bear an unfair economic burden, unnecessarily usurp states’ current authority on resource planning and transmission line certification and siting, and hamper efforts create clean energy jobs in our states."