Federal Wind Tax Credit

11:52am

Thu July 12, 2012
Politics

Colorado Senators Continue Fight in Congress for Wind Energy

Vestas Wind Systems

Colorado Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet are continuing to push Congress to extend the wind energy Production Tax Credit (PTC), which is set to expire at the end of the year.

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12:04am

Mon June 25, 2012
Politics

Udall Gives 6th Senate Floor Speech on Wind Production Tax Credit

Vestas wind technology employs 1,800 employees in Colorado.
JMT Wikipedia/CreativeCommons

Colorado Senator Mark Udall will be on the Senate floor Monday morning, once again urging his colleagues to review and re-authorize the Wind Production Tax Credit. 

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1:22pm

Thu May 24, 2012
Business

President Obama Calls for Wind Tax Credit Extension

President Obama promoted renewable energy at a fundraiser in Colorado Wednesday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler/KUNC

On the campaign trail, President Obama is renewing calls on Congress to extend a popular tax credit on wind energy production. 

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3:24pm

Tue March 13, 2012
Environment

Udall, Bennet Disappointed by Senate Wind Tax Vote

The US Senate has rejected the latest attempt to extend a popular wind energy production tax credit, even as wind power companies in states such as Colorado are threatening mass-layoffs if the credit goes away as it’s scheduled to at the end of the year.

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2:13pm

Mon March 12, 2012
Energy

Senate to Take Up Wind Tax Credit Extension

Wind Farm located just north of Colorado in Arlington, WY.
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Colorado’s wind energy industry is closely watching an anticipated vote in the US Senate Tuesday on a one-year extension of a popular wind power production tax credit. 

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