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More Green for Green: The President’s Proposed Budget Adds Substantial Funding for Renewable Energy Incentives

In a Pepper Hamilton Client Alert last month, we outlined federal and state financial incentives for renewable energy, and identified several programs that looked promising for additional funding. (“ Green for Green: Financial Incentives Available for Renewable Energy Development ,” (January...

Treasury Revises Guidance for Renewable Energy Program

The U.S. Department of the Treasury issued guidance in July 2009 for Treasury's renewable energy grant program.1 This week, Treasury revised that guidance in regard to the "beginning of construction" requirement for renewable energy projects that are placed in service after 2010.2 Beginning...

State Net Capitol Journal – February 4, 2013

Budget & Taxes TAX TALK ABOUNDS IN STATES: Last month, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) proposed doing something no state has done for over three decades: eliminating income taxes. (The last to do so was Alaska, which abolished its personal income tax in 1980.) Several other Republican governors...

State Net Capitol Journal – February 4, 2012

Budget & Taxes TAX TALK ABOUNDS IN STATES: Last month, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) proposed doing something no state has done for over three decades: eliminating income taxes. (The last to do so was Alaska, which abolished its personal income tax in 1980.) Several other Republican governors...

State Net Capitol Journal – May 4, 2015; Transportation Funding Crisis Breeds Self-Reliance In States

Budget & Taxes Transportation Funding Crisis Breeds Self-Reliance In States The transportation funding crisis in the states is continuing to worsen. At least six states -- Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Montana, Tennessee, and Wyoming -- have delayed roughly $2 billion in construction projects...