Fiscal cliff negotiations critical to avoiding sudden wind industry downturn
New 'white-board' video explains how Production Tax Credit works
In a news release, AWEA yesterday called on Congress to include an extension of the wind energy Production Tax Credit in any legislation to avoid the "fiscal cliff," or risk the loss of half the jobs in the wind industry if the Production Tax Credit expires Dec. 31.
To make plain what's at stake all across America if this successful policy is not extended, the association released to YouTube a light-hearted video animation, "PTC Explained."
In two-and-a-half minutes of white-board sketching, the video ...