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Environment
8:00 am
Sun November 25, 2012

Deadline is Fast-Approaching on Wind Energy Tax Credit

Harvey McDaniel Wikimedia Commons

Over the next few weeks, Congress will decide whether to extend a key tax credit to the wind industry. The wind production tax credit—or PTC—subsidizes wind production at 2.2 cents per kilowatt hour, and without action it will expire at the end of the year.

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Environment
5:17 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

Study Outlines Barriers to Wind Energy in Kentucky

A turbine at a Hawaii wind farm.
Harvey McDaniel Wikimedia Commons

Unlike its Appalachian neighbors, Kentucky has no large or small-scale wind farms. And a study says that’s only partly due to the state’s low wind potential.

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