25 Dec '14, 6am

Party Over Prosperity: What Tax Extenders Say About the 113th US Congress

The renewable energy industry has seen a job creation renaissance over the last few years; ironically due in part to the same federal tax credits Congress just refused to extend past 2014. The PTC is critical in helping the wind industry secure financing and lock in sales contracts. It has been a tremendous tool in expanding the market for wind power, and has helped create thousands of jobs. In fact, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) just released a report that looked at employment trends in the electricity sector between 2011 and 2013. Over that time, jobs in the wind industry grew 16 percent, and that’s just operation and maintenance. The EIA excluded manufacturing and construction, which constitutes the bulk of those jobs, so that number is actually much higher. Moreover, the renewable electricity sector as a whole saw a whopping 246% in job growth verses decl...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2014...

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