The hysteria generated by COVID-19 is nothing compared to the panic that’s broken out among renewable energy rent-seekers in the USA. With the Federal government channelling $2 trillion into a coronavirus stimulus package, wind and solar outfits appear to be suffering a #metoo moment; they’ve missed out on the cash and they’re crying foul.
The Republican-controlled Senate remains unmoved by tales of the imminent doom of the renewable energy sector in the US. Whereas, the Democrats are pulling out all stops to try and snaffle a substantial slice of that pie in order to redirect it to their benefactors in the wind and solar industries.
U.S. wind, solar industries plead for tax credit ‘tweaks’ to keep projects alive during virus outbreak
25 March 2020
Wind and solar companies, facing project delays that threaten their ability to tap lucrative green energy subsidies, are pleading with lawmakers for help…
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