Promoting Sustainable Energy Through Tax Policy

Renewable energy and sustainable development are valuable means of combatting climate change and of reducing the nation’s reliance on foreign energy sources. Recognizing the importance of sustainable energy, state and federal policymakers have employed aggressive tax incentive programs to stimulate unprecedented growth in wind energy, solar energy, biomass, green building, and related industries in recent  Continue Reading »


JESL Symposium March 9

The Journal of Environmental and Sustainability Law is proud to present it’s ignagural symposium, Environmental Justice Issues in Sustainable Development. For more information, pelase visit the symposium page.


Symposium essay contest

In conjunction with its 2012 Symposium, Environmental Justice Issues in Sustainable Development, JESL is excited to announce the “Current Issues in Environmental Policy and Sustainable Development” Essay Competition. Sponsored by the MU Sustainable Environmental Policy Network, this essay contest calls for submissions from both graduate and undergraduate students. Submissions should be about 2,000 to 3,000 words and  Continue Reading »