WIND IN THE NEWS
- GWU issues RFP for renewable energy 05/17/2013
- Public opinion watch: It's a landslide: 87% of Illinois voters want more renewable energy 05/16/2013
- Health system's data centers first in Pennsylvania to commit to 100% Pa. wind power 05/15/2013
- Fact check: 5 things the AP missed in its recent coverage of wind energy 05/14/2013
AWEA Names Tom Kiernan CEO
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 25, 2013 – By unanimous vote of the Board of Directors, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) today announced that Tom Kiernan has been named as the organization's new Chief Executive Officer. Kiernan has served as President of the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) since 1998.
Slightly Revised IRS Guidance on qualifying for PTC or ITC!
This week a slightly revised version of the start of construction guidance originally issued on April 15th by the IRS, was made available. A key change was made to the language related to binding contracts and liquidate damages. To be eligible for the PTC or ITC extensions, projects must have started construction prior to January 1, 2014.READ MORE
AWEA U.S. Wind Industry First Quarter 2013 Market Report
AWEA released the complete AWEA U.S. Wind Industry First Quarter 2013 Market Report. AWEA Business Member can access the complete first quarter report in the Member Center, along with the AWEA U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report 2012.