25 Apr '13, 2pm

US Senators Re-Introduce MLP Act to Level Playing Field for Renewable Energy

Jinko rose 14 percent to $6.49 at the close in New York, the most since April 9. First Solar gained 12 percent and the NYSE Bloomberg Global Solar Energy Index of 103 members rose 2.6 percent. The measure would let renewable-energy companies form master-limited partnerships (MLPs), giving them the ability to raise funds like a corporation and pay taxes as a partnership, according to a statement today from Senator Chris Coons, a Delaware Democrat. He introduced the bill with Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow, a Democrat, and Republican Senators Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Jerry Moran of Kansas. MLPs have “helped the oil and natural gas industry deliver the abundant and affordable energy that powers our economy today,” Murkowski, the top Republican on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said in the statement. “Through a small change in the tax code, this legis...

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