Wind Industry rallying for tax extension

So far 2011 has been a good year f0or wind energy projects. Installations in the first six months of [...]

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signs new wind energy law

CHICAGO, ILL. — Governor Pat Quinn today announced the signing of two bills into law that advance clean wind [...]

Nebraska’s new wind law spurs development

Last spring, Nebraska’s state legislature passed Bill 1048 to reduce financial and regulatory barriers that prevented renewable energy project devlopers and provide [...]

Renewable incentives to stay

US Congress passed a major tax-cut deal that included a one-year extension of the incentive program for renewable energy [...]

Subsidies for renewable energy could be on the chopping block

The relationship between the government and renewable energy has always been a close one — but also a difficult [...]

New law positions NJ as leader in offshore wind power

New Jersey’s plans to become a leader in offshore wind power received a boost on Thursday when Governor Christie [...]

New wind law brings fast action

Hours after it took effect, a new Nebraska state wind-energy law inspired a proposal for a half-billion-dollar wind farm [...]

New Jersey adopts law to support offshore wind farms

New Jersey has passed new legislation to help set up offshore wind farms in its waters. The Offshore Wind [...]

FWS issues recommendations on how to minimize the impacts of wind farms on wildlife

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today transmitted a set of final recommendations on how to minimize the impacts [...]

Ensure the big wind turbines don’t fall foul of the law

The size and capacity of the next generation of wind turbines has the potential to increase the efficiency of [...]