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Governors' Wind Energy Coalition

March 14, 2012

Wind and ethanol groups lament failure of Stabenow’s tax break plan

Hannah Northey  •  E&E  •  Posted 2012-03-14 12:01:16

Renewable energy supporters said the Senate’s rejection yesterday of a Democratic proposal to extend a host of expiring tax breaks for the wind, solar and bioenergy industries reflects the new “buzz saw partisan politics” currently looming over Congress. [ read more … ]

Wind power credit vote comes up short

PETE ROPER  •  The Pueblo Chieftain  •  Posted 2012-03-14 12:01:44

A critical federal tax credit for Vestas and other wind-power manufacturers was rejected in the Senate on a 49-49 vote Tuesday that split on party lines with Democrats supporting it and Republicans literally turning thumbs down. [ read more … ]

Stabenow’s green-energy tax break plan falls short

Josiah Ryan and Ben Geman  •  The Hill  •  Posted 2012-03-14 12:02:06

The Senate on Tuesday rejected plans to extend a host of lapsed or soon-to-expire tax breaks for renewable fuels and power sources. [ read more … ]

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