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Democrats prepare to push clean energy in recovery packages

On Jun 8, 2020
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The push from rank-and-file Democrats that had been done behind closed doors previously has started to spill into the open.

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On Jun 8, 2020
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RT @AnthonyAdragna: New: Congressional Democrats are ramping up plans to push for the clean energy sector in future packages. https://t.co/BQiF6JyuHg
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Democrats prepare to push clean energy in recovery packages

Democrats prepare to push clean energy in recovery packages

The push from rank-and-file Democrats that had been done behind closed doors previously has started to spill into the open.

Clean energy backers' anger grows as House ignores aid plea

Clean energy backers' anger grows as House ignores aid plea

Some clean energy backers say House Democrats' latest $3 trillion bill blows another chance to help the ailing sector.

House Democrats roll out energy storage tax credit while pushing broader clean energy incentives

House Democrats roll out energy storage tax credit while pushing broader clean energy incentives

Amid a broad policy push for climate action and decarbonization, more than 100 House Democrats are pushing near-term action to boost the deployment of renewables and battery storage.

Climate Politics/Capitol Light (36)

Climate Politics/Capitol Light (36)

The American Gas Association looks to enlist customers in fighting pipeline bans, according to Richard Meyer, the American Gas Association’s managing director of energy analysis, Meyer and ...

How Democrats and Republicans Voted on Trump Impeachment Rules

How Democrats and Republicans Voted on Trump Impeachment Rules

See how each representative voted on the resolution to guide the impeachment inquiry into President Donald J. Trump.

Congressional Democrats’ last, long-shot attempt at climate progress this year

Congressional Democrats’ last, long-shot attempt at climate progress this year

They’re trying to get clean energy tax credits in a must-pass spending bill.

House Republican proposes using tax code to combat climate change

House Republican proposes using tax code to combat climate change

Republican Rep. Tom Reed will unveil a bipartisan bill Wednesday to provide federal tax subsidies for “first-of-a-kind” clean energy technologies for combating climate change.

Democrats Want to Include Climate Action in Coronavirus Aid

Democrats Want to Include Climate Action in Coronavirus Aid

The two main proposals are for airlines to reduce carbon emissions and to extend clean-tech tax credits

Democrats want climate action included in coronavirus aid

Democrats want climate action included in coronavirus aid

Democrats on both sides of Capitol Hill are pushing to add climate change provisions to the third aid package for people and industries affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Rep. Tonko on Extending Wind and Solar Tax Credits: ‘Odds Are Good’

Rep. Tonko on Extending Wind and Solar Tax Credits: ‘Odds Are Good’

“Public sentiment is driving this issue right now,” said Paul Tonko, a Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

ReWIND Act Prohibits Bailout of Fossil Fuel Industry with CARES Act Funds During Public Health Crisis

ReWIND Act Prohibits Bailout of Fossil Fuel Industry with CARES Act Funds During Public Health Crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2020   Washington, D.C. — Today, members of Congress announced the Resources for Workforce Investments, not Drilling Act (ReWIND Act), which would prevent ...

GM fights to retain key tax credit amid plant closing plans

GM fights to retain key tax credit amid plant closing plans

WASHINGTON (AP) — General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout triggered by ...