5.1.6 Promoting Best Practices in Local Siting Approval Processes

LPDD Recommendation: “States should adopt the laws and procedures required to review and approve large-scale renewable projects.”

Oregon’s Model Ordinance for Energy Projects

Provides a guide for Oregon cities and counties on siting wind, solar, biomass, geothermal, and cogeneration projects, electric power transmission and distribution lines, and other large power production facilities.