13 Mar '12, 5pm

Action Alert: Renewable Energy PTC Vote, Big Solar Spreads to More Countries

Another amendment, by Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) would repeal all energy-related tax credits. That means, instead of the PTC expiring at the end of this year, which is bad enough, it would end now, and would actually repeal tax credits that have already been awarded retroactive to Jan. 1, 2012. It would be a disastrous blow to the industry. Please contact your Senators now - ask them to vote YES on Stabenow's amendment, NO on DeMint's amendment, and NO on Robert's Big Oil amendment. Investors Get Higher Returns on Renewable Energy Projects As politicians choose between drilling and renewable energy, investors are increasingly supported the latter as a way to get reliable, steady returns without facing the volatility of oil prices - which won't change no matter how much we drillin the US. If we drilled absolutely everywhere, we can't change the fact that the US only has 3% of t...

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