Posts Tagged ‘Alexander’

Alexander to TVA: Don’t Buy Wind Power

Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander urged Tennessee Valley Authority board members on Wednesday not to buy electricity from a proposed project that would bring wind energy here from Oklahoma and Texas. Clean Line Energy Partners want to build a $2 billion wind-energy network that would begin with wind farms on the plains of Oklahoma and Texas […]

Sen. Lamar Alexander: Kill Wind Power Subsidy

Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander says the wind-production tax credit is an unnecessary subsidy that will cost the American taxpayer billions. View full post on Wind Power News

Alexander: Stop wasting $60B on wind energy tax break

Sen. Lamar Alexander said Congress should not renew the $60 billion wind energy tax credit. View full post on Wind Power News

Alexander: Wind Industry Phase-Out Proposal Is Brazen

In a speech Thursday on the floor of the Senate, Senator Lamar Alexander called a proposal by the wind industry to phase out the wind production tax credit “a brazen fleecing of the taxpayers.” The new proposal has not received an official cost estimate from the Joint Committee on Taxation, but an initial estimate by […]

Danny Alexander: Tories must stop trashing green agenda

Lib Dem Treasury chief secretary attacks Tory colleague George Osborne for endangering green investments and on welfare cuts Danny Alexander, the Liberal Democrat Treasury chief secretary, has accused his Conservative coalition partners of waging a “constant war of attrition” on green issues, warning that it is endangering billions in green investment, as well as the […]