Monthly Archives: December 2012

Fiscal cliff threatens wind industry’s boom

What happens to the U.S. wind industry if a federal tax credit expires this month? Advocates say the industry will lose half its jobs, but critics say it needs to start competing without subsidies.

AWEA Updates Wind Production Tax Credit Status In Lame Duck Congress

While the discussions about avoiding the so-called fiscal cliff dominate lame duck Congress, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) says that talks surrounding the expiring production tax credit (PTC) for wind are taking place – in private.