By John L. Watkins, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP Last week, I attended an event on bioenergy sponsored by the German American Chamber of Commerce. The featured speaker was Mr. Jörg Mayer, the Managing Director of the Renewable Energies Agency...
After the House and Senate passed bills
including an extension of the alternative fuel mixture and
biodiesel tax credit program , alternative fuel producers assumed that
Congress would act quickly to put the legislation into a form that could be
Both the Senate and the House have passed bills that would extend for one year the $1-per-gallon tax credit for alternative biofuels and biodiesel but the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, Representative Sander Levin (D-MI), said recently...
On Friday, March 5, 2010, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
(D. NV) filed a motion for cloture on H.R.
4213 , the House tax extenders bill, which includes an extension of the
biodiesel tax credit and alternative fuel mixture tax credit programs through...
The House on Friday by a narrow margin passed H.R. 4213, extending various unemployment benefits and stimulus programs along with a basket of tax credits that included the biodiesel tax credit and the alternative fuel mixture credit . (House Committee...
Blue Fire Ethanol and a consortium of 31 other alternative fuel producers have sent a letter to Congress asking for a 30% investment tax credit for biofuels. While alternative fuel producers were encouraged by last week's passage of extenders legislation...
By Meredith Irvin and Erin Book, Managing Directors, SNR Denton
In a week-long blog series, Meredith Irvin and Erin Book will summarize the main climate and/or energy proposals that are currently being discussed as we head into the final working...