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June 18, 2019

Extenders Mark Missing Energy Storage ITC and Other Achievable Climate Priorities

 

Statement from Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE):

“The House Ways and Means Committee extenders mark is a modest start to a really important near-term opportunity. While an extra year of the wind PTC and renewal of the orphan renewable technologies are to be welcomed, this year’s extenders process should not conclude without the inclusion of a tax credit for energy storage and other critical measures to help combat climate change and decarbonize the grid.”

 

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About ACORE:
Founded in 2001, the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) is the nation’s premier pan-renewable organization uniting finance, policy and technology to accelerate the transition to a renewable energy economy. For more information, please visit www.acore.org.

 

Media Contact:
Alex Hobson
Vice President of Communications
American Council on Renewable Energy
hobson@acore.org | 202.777.7584 (o) | 202.594.0706 (c)