Posts Tagged ‘PTC’


US Legislators Urge Extension of Renewable Tax Credits

Posted on March 25th, 2014 by

US Legislators Urge Extension of Renewable Tax Credits Several dozen members of the House of Representatives, have appealed to House Speaker John Boehner to help[...]

Can Wind Grow without the PTC?

Posted on October 23rd, 2012 by

Wind proponents insist the industry is one of the fastest growing sectors of the American economy having doubled U.S. nameplate capacity since 2008. But let’s[...]

Why Extension of the PTC is Faltering

Posted on August 15th, 2012 by

The American Wind Energy Association pumped millions into an aggressive political campaign aimed at securing the PTC’s extension. It released the Navigant jobs study, funded[...]

Wind Energy without the PTC

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 by

The debate surrounding the Production Tax Credit (PTC) intensified last quarter following several high-profile attempts by Congress to extend the credit before it expires at[...]

Windpower’s PTC: Secondary to State Mandates

Posted on December 27th, 2011 by

In recent weeks, wind developer Terra-Gen terminated plans to build its Horseshoe Wind Farm in Illinois, NextERA suspended the permitting process for a 150-megawatt project[...]