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Vattenfall Awarded Development Consent

The U.K. Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has awarded development consent for Vattenfall's application to build the Norfolk...

Senators Pen Letter Calling for Offshore Wind Safe Harbor Extension

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA), and chairman of the Senate Energy Subcommittee, led a bipartisan letter of nine senators who wrote...

Lawmakers Look to Pass Green Tax Package

House Democrats have revealed a green tax package that offers tax incentives to the renewable energy industry, for electric vehicles (EVs) and...

H.R.2, The Moving Forward Act, Set to Boost Wind

What began as a bill aimed at boosting the U.S. transportation and infrastructure sectors has morphed into a $1.5 trillion federal stimulus...

27,000 Clean Energy Workers File Unemployment Claims in May

More than 620,000 U.S. clean clean energy workers have lost their jobs since March after 27,000 new workers filed unemployment claims in...

PTC and the IRS: Safe Harbor Extended One Year

The Internal Revenue Service has issued Notice 2020-41, which will provide wind power developers with an extra year on top of the...

U.S. Loses 594,300 Clean Energy Jobs

Nearly 600,000 U.S. clean energy workers have lost their jobs since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic after 447,208 new workers filed...

Wind Power PTC Safe Harbor Relief Is Coming

The U.S. Department of the Treasury is poised to adjust the current safe-harbor guidelines for both the production tax credit (PTC) and...

CRES Advocates for Clean Energy

To preserve and grow the U.S. workforce and economy following the devastating impact of COVID-19, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES) has...

Senators Pen Letter Seeking to Extend Safe Harbor

Six U.S. Senators have written a letter addressed to Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin seeking to extend the safe harbor provisions...