30 Oct '12, 3pm

Investors ask Congress 2 extend wind Production Tax Credit: #windworks #windpower #windenergy #ptc

Two dozen investors with more than $800 billion in assets under management recently called for an immediate extension of the Production Tax Credit (PTC) for renewable power. In a letter delivered to Congressional leaders, investors noted that this critical tax credit creates broad economic benefits, both for wind power producers and their suppliers across the nation. Several of the investors also met with Congressional staff to discuss their support for the credit. “It is not just investors in wind turbine manufacturing or builders of wind farms that care about the Production Tax Credit. This measure supports the broader renewable power economy,” said Matthew Patsky, CEO of Trillium Asset Management. “We have long-term positions in a variety of suppliers and diversified firms that can link a portion of their success to the wind power industry. We want to see that progress ...

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