Posts Tagged ‘Split’

VTDigger: With candidates split, wind issue may be felt in governor’s race

MONTPELIER >> The siting of wind turbines, a divisive topic in some parts of the state, is expected to be an issue that energizes voters in the general election. Democrat Sue Minter won handily after primary challenger Matt Dunne switched positions on wind. View full post on Wind Power News

Colorado Sens. Gardner, Bennet split on wind energy credit

Colorado’s U.S. Senate delegation was split on an amendment in the Keystone XL pipeline bill to extend the wind production tax credit five years. The amendment, introduced by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., as part of the Keystone XL Pipeline Act, failed in a 51-47 vote Wednesday, with two members of the Senate not voting on […]

Split over wind-energy tax credit part of Barack Obama-Mitt Romney fight for Iowa’s vote

For decades, the talk of the Midtown Cafe – located in what was once the Maytag Hotel – was about the happenings at the Maytag Corp., the appliance manufacturer that provided good jobs at good wages for many residents in this heartland community. View full post on Wind Power News