02 Dec '11, 9am

Clean Energy Leaders Unite, Write Congress to Extend 1603 Tax Credit Grants

With ongoing private sector clean energy investment and advancements, as well as the possibility of stronger, more proactive government policies, there will come a day when there will be no justifiable need to extend the Treasury 1603 grant program. This year isn’t that time, however. By refusing to extend the Treasury 1603 grant program, our Congressional representatives are threatening a growing, maturing US economic sector that’s been one of the few economic bright spots in the US economy in the past decade, as well as one that’s likely to become a key economic growth engine over the decades to come.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/12/02/clean-energy-leaders-...

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