The Truth About Wind Energy Subsidies: They Blow

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

By Jason Stverak

Recently Capitol Hill was inundated with wind energy advocates eager to make their case to extend the Production Tax Credit (PTC). At the same time, the Metro station near the Congressional offices was overtaken by the “wind week” ad campaign sponsored by the Sierra Club urging Congress to approve the tax credit extension. But, as America edges closer to the fiscal cliff and the debate over revenue increases and entitlement reform heats up, extending the PTC would not only make for poor policy, it would complicate our fiscal mess further. Read More Here.

 

URL: http://www.forbes.com/sites/realspin/2012/12/19/the-truth-about-wind-energy-subsidies-they-blow/

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