October 20th, 2012 | by Andrew
The picture of the US wind energy industry looks markedly different looking back than it does looking forward. US wind energy capacity has been growing at a record rate this year, but the year-end expiration of a key federal tax credit is already slowing things down.
July 20th, 2012 | by Andrew
A study by Illinois State University's Center for Renewable Energy finds that the state's 23 largest wind farms create thousands of jobs and boost local economies, adding fuel to calls for Congress to extend the key federal wind energy production tax credit (PTC).
March 30th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
The sad state of US politics today — health-destroying, polluting oil companies making records profits get to keep $4 [&hellip
March 9th, 2012 | by Stephen Lacey
by Richard Caperton and Stephen Lacey The Wall Street Journal released another error-riddled editorial against the wind industry this week calling for an [&hellip
February 18th, 2012 | by Andrew
They're at it again--Republicans and Democrats in a practically dysfunctional Congress fought over budgetary matters this past week, specifically an extension of the wind energy production tax credit. The wind energy PTC has helped spur billions of dollars of investment in a young, emerging industry that's going to prove vital in decades to come. It's helped create thousands of good jobs when job creation has cratered. It's improved environmental and health conditions. We won't have it, Congressional Republicans voted once again