Posts Tagged ‘Pass’

Renewable energy target: Senate sits late to pass bill without amendment

Chamber of commerce says deal surmounts ‘major hurdle’ as Greens and environmentalists attack Coalition pledge to create a windfarm commissioner Legislation to reduce the renewable energy target from 41,000 gigawatt hours to 33,000gWh has passed both houses of parliament. The Senate sat late on Tuesday to pass the bill. Labor and the Coalition struck a […]

Editorial: No green pass for wind farms

Even wind-energy projects, as green as they might be in their overall environmental impact, have a duty to monitor and control their toll on birds. That’s the valuable takeaway from a guilty plea entered Tuesday by a company with wind projects in Wyoming that killed a disturbing number of golden eagles and other birds. View […]

White House gives wind farms 30-year pass on eagle deaths

This April 18, 2013 file photo shows a golden eagle flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy’s top of the world wind farm in Converse County Wyo. View full post on Wind Power News

Lawmakers pass Neb. wind energy incentive bill

A bill that would use sales tax exemptions to attract wind farms to Nebraska has won final approval from lawmakers. View full post on Wind Power News

Pass or die time for Baldwin County bills in Legislature

When the Alabama Legislature convenes Monday for the last day of the 2013 legislative session, it will be pass or die time for several Baldwin County bills. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Works: Time to Pass the Production Tax Credit

The wind industry supports more than 75,000 American-made jobs around the country, and is helping to lead the way toward America’s clean energy future. View full post on Wind Power News