Think Progress Green reports on how a Koch-affiliated group is campaigning to make the expiring wind tax credit “so toxic” Republicans won’t back it.
EarthFix reports on how some green wind jobs might disappear from the Pacific Northwest if Congress does not extend a production tax credit that expires in December.
The Obama administration approves a Wyoming site for what could be a 1,000-turbine wind power plant – but that doesn’t mean the project is a sure thing.
When wind turbines go in, employment grows and incomes rise, according to a new study that looks at wind power’s local economic impact.
Wind proponents hit Mitt Romney with a $500,000 ad campaign in hard-fought Colorado, blaming job losses on the Republican nominee and “his friends in Congress.”
Siemens is laying off 615 U.S. wind workers, mostly in Iowa and Kansas, as the production tax credit expiration looms.
Nuke giant Exelon argues the PTC is unfair, and gets bounced from the wind industry trade group. Meanwhile, a turbine tower manufacturer prepares to close down.