Content Category: Policy Watch
Senate Passes Tax Extenders Bill With Wind PTC Extension
on Wednesday December 17 2014 by Joseph Bebon
On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate voted 76-16 to pass a bill that extends the wind production tax credit (PTC), as well as a slew of [read more]
Sen. Franken Leads Bipartisan Effort To Boost Investments In Distributed Wind
on Friday December 12 2014 by NAW Staff
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., is leading a bipartisan group of senators in pressing the Obama administration's top energy official to increase funding for distributed [read more]
Senators And Advocates: Wind Energy Could Slow Global Warming, But Tax Credits Needed
on Monday December 08 2014 by NAW Staff
A new report says expanding wind power across the U.S. could cut as much global warming pollution as 254 coal plants produce in a year, [read more]
Too Little, Too Late? U.S. House Approves Wind PTC Extension
on Thursday December 04 2014 by Joseph Bebon
In a 378-46 vote on Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that would extend over 50 lapsed tax breaks that expired at [read more]
As Congress Deliberates Tax Extenders, Could A Wind PTC Renewal Be Near?
on Tuesday December 02 2014 by Mark Del Franco
The controversial wind production tax credit (PTC) appears to be gaining momentum during the lame-duck session of Congress. Although there is no definitive date for [read more]
EPA Racks Up Over 1.6 Million Comments On Carbon Pollution Plan
on Tuesday December 02 2014 by NAW Staff
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) received over 1.6 million comments on its proposed Clean Power Plan before the agency's Dec. 1 deadline. In June, [read more]
New Poll Shows Bipartisan Support For Wind PTC Extension
on Wednesday November 26 2014 by NAW Staff
A new national poll finds that wide majorities of Republicans, Democrats and Independents support U.S. wind energy and back a production tax credit (PTC) extension. [read more]
Wind Power Champion Sen. Grassley Demands PTC Extension
on Friday November 21 2014 by NAW Staff
U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has again stood up for U.S. wind power, having urged his colleagues in Congress to extend the production tax credit [read more]
Over 450 Groups Call On Congress To Pass Tax Extenders Bill
on Thursday November 20 2014 by NAW Staff
The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has again joined hands with a large coalition of businesses and organizations to call on Congress to pass the [read more]
What The Midterm Elections Mean For The U.S. Wind Industry
on Tuesday November 11 2014 by Allan T. Marks & Eusebius W. Luk
Politics, like comedy, is a matter of timing. The change of control from the Democrats to the Republicans in the U.S. Senate and an increased [read more]
Over 60 Groups Call On Republican Leaders To Block Wind PTC Extension
on Monday November 10 2014 by NAW Staff
The American Energy Alliance has joined with over 60 other organizations, including conservative group Americans For Prosperity and several anti-wind power organizations, to call on [read more]
Governors Call On U.S. DOE To Support FERC Order 1000
on Monday November 03 2014 by NAW Staff
The bipartisan Governors' Wind Energy Coalition has urged the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to show strong support for FERC Order 1000, as the group [read more]
Canadian Wind Industry Urges For More Federal Support
on Thursday October 30 2014 by Mark Del Franco
If Canadian wind energy is to continue its ascent, the federal government needs to reaffirm its commitment to the renewable energy technology, according to Robert [read more]
EWEA: European Council Leaders Showed 'Lack Of Ambition' On Renewables Target
on Friday October 24 2014 by NAW Staff
On Oct. 23, European Council leaders gathered in Brussels, Belgium, and set four targets for the European Union's (EU) 2030 climate and energy policy framework. [read more]
CanWEA Calls On BC Government To Reconsider Wind Power
on Thursday October 16 2014 by NAW Staff
The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has again called on the British Columbia government to consider all renewable energy options as it determines whether or [read more]
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