by Samantha Page Jul 23, 2015
Not everyone in the environmental community is impressed with Bush's comments.
by Emily Atkin Mar 13, 2015
The Production Tax Credit for wind is important to achieving significant wind growth, but it doesn't look like Congress will renew it.
by Jeff Spross Dec 18, 2014
The extension is retroactive through 2014, but still expires at the end of this year, rendering it effectively useless as far as planning for new wind projects goes.
by Jeff Spross Dec 3, 2014
Backers of the production tax credit for wind say the extension in the current bill is too short, while a standoff over other credits in the deal may kill the legislation anyway.
by Jeff Spross Apr 2, 2014
Sen. Ron Wyden's (D-OR) proposal to extend dozens of tax breaks doesn't include the credit for wind energy. But it could by the end of tomorrow, according to multiple Senators.
by Jeff Spross Mar 28, 2014
After growing for years, new wind installations in 2013 dropped 93 percent from 2012, thanks to the death of a renewable energy tax credit.
by Jeff Spross Dec 23, 2013
Solid majorities view global warming as a serious problem and want the government to actively remake the economy to fight it.
by Jeff Spross Dec 19, 2013
Wednesday afternoon, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) dropped his proposal for reforming the tangled web of tax breaks and credits that currently go to boost renewable energy.
by Emily Atkin Dec 18, 2013
Assuming that wind generation has displaced capacity of natural gas and coal-fired power plants, the increase in wind power has helped the United States avoid 85.7 million metric tons of carbon dioxide pollution in 2012 alone.
by Kiley Kroh Nov 21, 2013
Iowa's wind industry is creating major economic and environmental benefits, thanks largely to the federal Production Tax Credit.