Energy & Environment Legislative Alerts
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Congress extended the wind production tax credit in the fiscal cliff package. AFP has been a leader in opposing this handout for the wind industry.
By Christine Harbin The main federal tax break for wind energy, the production tax credit (PTC), is set to expire in at the end of next month, and the debate over whether Congress should extend it is far from settled. With the wind lobby out in full force in Washington right now, it’s important to [...]
Today Americans for Prosperity is leading a huge coalition of 88 organizations to express strong opposition to extending the federal Wind Production Tax Credit.
The Senate Finance Committee recently passed a measure that would renew and dramatically expand several targeted tax credits for renewable energy, including wind power.
By: Giovanna Longobardo A123 is latest green energy company to receive millions in federal aid only to file for bankruptcy shortly thereafter. The electric car battery manufacturer was expected to help expand the stagnant U.S. electric car industry, while creating thousands of jobs in the process. However, yesterday, A123 filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after [...]