Advocacy, Correspondence and Testimony

Letter to Speaker Pelosi and Chairman Neal Urging to Move Forward with the Expired Clean Energy Tax Incentives
November 6, 2019

Mayors Support the Solar Investment Tax Credit
October 22, 2019

Letter to the Senate Asking to Prioritize the Extension of the Clean Energy Tax Incentives
June 19, 2019

Letter to the Ways and Means Committee on Renewable Energy Legislation
April 4, 2019

Letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on the Expansion of Storage Projects Eligible for the Solar Investment Tax Credit
September 20, 2018

Sen. Maria Cantwell and Sen. Dean Heller Letter to Treasury on the Potential Effects on Solar Energy Projects
June 7, 2018

Tax Extenders Letter to Congress Asking for a Multi-Year Extension
September 20, 2016

Letter In Support of the Extension of Renewable Energy Tax Credits
May 26, 2015

Letter to the Senate Urging for the Immediate Passage of the EXPIRE Act
June 26, 2014

ACORE Tax Extenders Letter to the Senate Finance Committee
April 3, 2014

National Farmers Union Tax Extenders Letter to the Senate Finance Committee
April 2, 2014

House of Representatives Letter Urging Extension of Wind Energy Tax Credits
March 21, 2014

Senate Letter Supporting the Modification of the Eligibility Standard for the Tax Extenders Package Under the Section 48 ITC
March 11, 2014

Advanced Energy Economy Urges the Extension of Federal Tax Credits
January 22, 2014

SEEC Leadership Letter to Chairmen Camp and Tiberi Regarding the Extension of Energy Tax Credits
December 26, 2013

Letter to Chairman Max Baucus from U.S. Senators Regarding the Expiration of the Wind Production Tax Credit
December 16, 2013

Letter to Speaker Boehner from Rep. Bruce Braley Regarding the Production Tax Credit
December 10, 2013

Western Governors' Association Letter Urging the Modification of Section 48 to a Commence Construction Standard
October 21, 2013

The President's Plan for a Strong Middle Class & a Strong America
February 2013
President Barack Obama, State of the Union

House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition Members Encourage IRS and Treasury To Clarify Renewable Energy Tax Credit Eligibility Qualifications
February 1, 2013

Wildlife Advocates' Letter Urging Extension of the Wind Energy Production Tax Credit
December 4, 2012

Governors' Wind Energy Coalition Letter Urging Extension of the Wind Energy Production Tax Credit
November 12, 2012

Investor Network on Climate Risk's Letter Urging Extension of the Wind Energy Production Tax Credit
October 24, 2012

Business Leaders' Letter to Congressional Leaders Urging Extension of the Wind Energy Production Tax Credit
September 18, 2012

Iowa Organizations Letter to Congressional Delegation Urging Extension of the Wind Production Tax Credit
September 13, 2012

Bipartisan Representatives' Letter to House Leaders Urging the Extension of the Wind Energy Production Tax Credit
June 27, 2012

Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight & Subcommittee on Energy and Environment – Joint Hearing – Impact of Tax Policies on the Commercial Application of Renewable Energy Technology - April 19, 2012 

I&O Subcommittee Chairman Paul Broun Opening Statement
April 19, 2012

E&E Subcommittee Chairman Andy Harris Opening Statement
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Dr. Molly F. Sherlock, Congressional Research Service
April 19, 2012

Testimony of John Parcell, U.S. Department of the Treasury
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Dr. Michael Pacheco, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Rhone Resch, Solar Energy Industries Association
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Terry Royer, Winergy Drive Systems Corporation
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Stephen Erby, Monolith Solar Associates, LLC
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Dr. Benjamin Zycher, American Enterprise Institute
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Dr. Margo Thorning, American Council for Capital Formation
April 19, 2012

Testimony of Lisa Linowes, Industrial Wind Action Group
April 19, 2012

Letter from Major U.S. Companies Urging the Extension of the Production Tax Credit
February 14, 2012

Renewable Energy Working Group Letter on the Proposed Implementation of the Volcker Rule
February 13, 2012

Letter from the National Hydropower Association, the Biomass Power Association and the Geothermal Energy Association in Support of Extending the Production Tax Credit (PTC)
February 8, 2012

Senate Finance Energy Subcommittee Hearing on Alternative Energy Tax Incentives - December 14, 2011 

Testimony of Dr. Molly Sherlock, Analyst Economics, Congressional Research Service
December 14, 2011

Testimony of Mr. Will Coleman, Mohr Davidow Ventures
December 14, 2011

Testimony of Ms. Martha Wyrsch, President, Vestas-American Wind Technology
December 14, 2011

Testimony of Mr. Paul Soanes, President and CEO, Renewable Biofuels
December 14, 2011

Testimony of Dr. Margo Thorning, American Council for Capital Formation
December 14, 2011

CEIR Letter Urging the Extension of the Section 1603 Program
December 21, 2011

Vestas Urges Extension of U.S. Production Tax Credit to Preserve Thousands of American Jobs
December 14, 2011

MOSEIA Letter Urging the Extension of the Section 1603 Program
December 12, 2011

U.S. Senators' Letter to Senate Leaders Urging the Extension of the Section 1603 Program
December 7, 2011

U.S. Representatives' Letter to House Leaders Urging the Extension of the Section 1603 Program
December 7, 2011

SEIA Letter Urging the Extension of the Section 1603 Program
November 30, 2011

Rep. Bruce Braley Letter Urging House of Representatives to Include PTC in Year-End Tax Legislation
November 29, 2011

Manufacturing, Farm and Business Interests Coalition Letter Asking Congress to Extend the Production Tax Credit
November 17, 2011

Governors Wind Energy Coalition Letter Asking Congress to Focus on Wind Development
November 15, 2011

Governors Wind Energy Coalition Letter Asking President Obama to Focus on Wind Development
July 24, 2011

Lane Powell Request for Additional Guidance Regarding Qualified Facilities
February 1, 2011

Senators' Letter to Senate Leaders Urging the Extension of the Section 1603 Program
November 29, 2010

Testimony Submitted for the Record By National Commission on Energy Policy for a House Ways and Means Committee Hearing on Energy Tax Incentives Driving the Green Job Economy
April 14, 2010

Treasury Department Letter to Sen. Richard Burr Regarding Cree Inc.'s Application for Advanced Energy Manufacturing Tax Credits
December 23, 2009

Treasury Department Letter to Rep. Kurt Schrader Regarding SANYO Solar Oregon LLC's Application for Advanced Energy Manufacturing Tax Credits
December 23, 2009

Treasury Department Letter to Rep. Ike Skelton Regarding the interest of Cass County, Mo., in the CREBs Program
December 23, 2009

Senator Kirk Letter U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner Regarding Concerns about Section 1603 Cash Grant Program
December 18, 2009

Senator Schumer Letter to U.S. Energy Secretary Dr. Steven Chu Urging DOE to Block $450M in Stimulus Funds Sought by Wind Farm Project with Parts Built in China
November 5, 2009

Senator John Ensign Letter to Solar Energy Industries Association Regarding Tax Credit Extension Legislation
June 12, 2008

House Members Letter to Speaker Pelosi Asking for Inclusion of Energy Incentives in Economic Stimulus Plan
January 18, 2008

Senate Finance Committee Hearing on the Energy Advancement and Investment Act of 2007 - June 19, 2007 

Hearing Statement, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa
June 19, 2007

Hearing Statement, Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.
April 19, 2007

House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures Hearing on Member Proposals on Energy Tax Incentives - April 25, 2007 

Testimonies -House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures Hearing on Member Proposals on Energy Tax Incentives
April 25, 2007

House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures Hearing on Energy and Tax Policy - April 19, 2007 

Testimonies -House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures Hearing on Energy and Tax Policy
April 19, 2007

Senate Finance Committee Hearing: Grains, Cane, and Automobiles: Tax Incentives for Alternative Fuels and Vehicles - April 19, 2007

Hearing Statement, Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.
April 19, 2007

Opening Statement, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa
April 19, 2007

Testimony of James Woolsey, Vice President, Booz Allen, Hamilton, Washington, D.C.
April 19, 2007

Testimony of Vinod Khosla, Founder, Khosla Ventures, Menlo Park, Calif.
April 19, 2007

Testimony of Robert Farrington, Ph.D., Principal Engineer and Manager, Advanced Vehicle Systems Group, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colo.
April 19, 2007

Testimony of Bruce Dale, Ph.D., Professor of Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.
April 19, 2007

Testimony of Jay Debertin, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Processing and Renewables, CHS Inc., Inver Grove Heights, Minn.
April 19, 2007

Senate Finance Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure Hearing: International Perspectives on Alternative Energy Policy: Incentives and Mandates and their Impacts - April 12, 2007 

Statement, Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M.
April 12, 2007

Testimony of Chet Boortz, Vice President of Business Development, Advent Solar
April 12, 2007

Testimony of Jonathon Johns, Partner, Renewable Energy, Waste & Clean Energy Group, Ernst & Young, LLP, Exeter, U.K.
April 12, 2007

Testimony of John Krenicki, President and Chief Executive Officer, GE Energy
April 12, 2007

Senate Finance Committe Hearing: Clean Energy: From the Margins to the Mainstream - March 29, 2007

Hearing Statement, Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.
March 29, 2007

Opening Statemen, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa
March 29, 2007

Testimony of John Krenicki, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer, GE Energy
March 29, 2007

Testimony of Todd M. Raba, President, MidAmerican Energy Company
March 29, 2007

Testimony of Dr. Ryan Wiser, Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
March 29, 2007

Securing America's Energy Independent Act of 2007 (S. 590)

Introductory Remarks, Bill Sponsor Sen. Gordon Smith, R-Ore.
February 14, 2007