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Tax equity partnerships
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 18 2012

Energy Secretary Steven Chu met with senior business executives at a summit March 13 to discuss the use of tax equity partnerships to finance renewable energy projects


NM electric conversion
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 18 2012

New Mexico enacted legislation (H.B. 116) February 29 to expand the compensating tax exemption and create new gross receipts tax deductions for electricity transmission


LA alternative fuel credit
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 17 2012

The Louisiana Department of Revenue issued May 20 an emergency rule clarifying the availability and proper qualification criteria for claiming the alternative fuel tax credit


Tax code impact on energy
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 17 2012

The Senate Finance Committee met June 12 to consider the impact of tax reform on domestic energy policy


NY budget
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 22 2012

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) recently signed the state’s budget bill (S.B. 6259), extending, among other things, the sunset date on alternative fuel incentives from this September, to September 1, 2014


1603 support letter
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • December 4 2011

A group of House Democrats, led by Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Rush Holt (D-NJ), circulated a letter last week in support of the 1603 grants in lieu of tax credits program, which provides grant funding in place of a tax credit for companies with no tax liability in an effort to accelerate the deployment of clean energy technologies


Legislation introduced
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 31 2011

On July 25, Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) introduced legislation (S.1413) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to temporarily increase the investment tax credit for geothermal energy property


Re tax policies hearing
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 22 2012

The House Science, Space, and Technology Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee and Energy and Environment Subcommittee held a joint hearing April 19 to consider the impact of tax policies on the commercial application of renewable energy technology


Legislation introduced
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 12 2012

Congressmen Ed Markey (D-CA), Henry Waxman (D-CA), Steve Cohen (D-TN), Gerry Connolly (D-VA), and Peter Welch (D-VT) introduced legislation (H.R. 3900) February 3 to ensure that oil transported through the Keystone XL pipeline is used to reduce domestic dependence on Middle Eastern oil


Senators send energy tax letter
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 19 2012

Senators Olympia Snowe (R-ME), Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), John Kerry (D-MA), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), and Tom Carper (D-DE) sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget Jeffrey Zients February 10 encouraging them to advance tax policies that improve energy efficiency and support clean energy incentives