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February 1, 2018

The Ever-Expanding Wind PTC

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about the economics of wind energy. In a recent earnings call, James Robo, CEO

February 1, 2018

In some contexts, the proponents of solar and wind power hold them up as the inevitable wave of the future,

December 4, 2017

For the past 25 years, the federal government has coddled the wind industry by lavishing upon it billions of dollars’

December 1, 2017

WASHINGTON – Today the Department of Energy (DOE) released a new report on electricity markets and reliability, as directed by Secretary

August 24, 2017

In an April 14 memo circulated through the Department of Energy, Secretary Rick Perry ordered a 60-day DOE study of

June 20, 2017

Green technologies (e.g., wind, solar and electric vehicles) cannot compete in the marketplace without subsidies or other favorable government policies.

June 14, 2017
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