Content Category: Policy Watch
AWEA: EPA Rules Could Be Third Biggest Driver For Wind Behind PTC And RPS Policies
on Monday June 02 2014 by Mark Del Franco
Renewable energy technologies, such as wind and solar, stand to benefit from the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) sweeping proposal to limit carbon dioxide pollution from [read more]
EPA Proposes Highly Anticipated Carbon Pollution Guidelines
on Monday June 02 2014 by NAW Staff
At the direction of President Barack Obama, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released its highly anticipated Clean Power Plan proposal to cut carbon [read more]
What To Expect From The EPA's Upcoming Greenhouse Gas Regulations
on Thursday May 29 2014 by Tim McMahan & Tom Wood
President Barack Obama is preparing to announce complex regulatory guidelines for existing power plants that he hopes will define his presidency's role in addressing climate [read more]
Ohio Legislature Votes To Halt Renewable Energy Goals
on Thursday May 29 2014 by Joseph Bebon
Both chambers of the Ohio legislature have approved S.B.310, a bill that would freeze the state's clean energy and energy efficiency mandates for two years. [read more]
U.S. Senate Takes Recess Without Vote On Tax Extenders Bill
on Friday May 23 2014 by NAW Staff
Following a partisan feud last week that halted progress, the U.S. Senate has recessed for the Memorial Day break without a vote on whether to [read more]
Report: Policy Uncertainty Stymies U.S. Clean Energy Job Growth
on Friday May 23 2014 by NAW Staff
Congressional inaction on key clean energy tax policies, coupled with attacks on state renewable energy programs, led to a dramatic decline in U.S. clean energy [read more]
47 Senators Request More Study Time For Upcoming EPA Standards
on Friday May 23 2014 by NAW Staff
U.S. Sens. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., and Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., have led a bipartisan group of 45 other senators in sending a letter to Environmental Protection [read more]
Md. Governor Vetoes Anti-Wind Bill, Saves Proposed Project
on Tuesday May 20 2014 by Joseph Bebon
On May 16, Gov. Martin O'Malley, D-Md., vetoed an anti-wind bill that most likely would have killed a wind project proposed near the Patuxent River [read more]
U.S. Senate Blocks Bill With PTC Extension - What Now?
on Friday May 16 2014 by Joseph Bebon
The U.S. Senate has blocked a bipartisan tax extenders package that includes a two-year extension of the production tax credit (PTC) and the investment tax [read more]
CanWEA Urges Ontario PC Party To Reconsider Wind Energy
on Thursday May 15 2014 by NAW Staff
The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is urging the Ontario Progressive Conservative (PC) Party to reassess its energy policy platform and to acknowledge that affordable [read more]
Governors Call On EPA To Keep Wind Power In Mind For New Rules
on Thursday May 08 2014 by NAW Staff
The Governors' Wind Energy Coalition has released a letter to Gina McCarthy, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), expressing the group's support for [read more]
AWEA CEO Outlines Strategy To Get Wind PTC Extended
on Wednesday May 07 2014 by Mark Del Franco
American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) CEO Tom Kiernan updated conference attendees on the status of the expired production tax credit (PTC) during the opening general [read more]
Kansas RPS Perseveres Despite Three Years Of Attacks
on Wednesday May 07 2014 by Joseph Bebon
It appears the battle over the fate of Kansas' renewable portfolio standard (RPS) has come to an end for yet another legislative session, and the [read more]
Connecticut Ends Three-Year Moratorium On Wind Development
on Wednesday April 23 2014 by NAW Staff
In a unanimous vote, Connecticut legislators have approved regulations on wind power development and ended a three-year moratorium on new turbines in the state. According [read more]
Oklahoma Enacts Law Authorizing Tariff On Residential Solar And Wind
on Wednesday April 23 2014 by Michael Puttre
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has signed S.B.1456, which enables retail electricity providers to impose a tariff on customers who install grid-connected distributed generation (DG) systems, [read more]
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