Thousands Of Jobs Rely On Wind Credit, Govs. Tell Congress

Law360, New York (November 13, 2012, 2:00 PM EST) -- A group of nearly two dozen governors pressed congressional leaders Tuesday to pass a multiyear extension of a crucial tax incentive for wind energy during the lame-duck session, saying tens of thousands jobs were at stake.

The Governors’ Wind Energy Coalition sent a letter to the leaders of both parties in the Senate and U.S. House of Representatives urging them to bring legislation extending the wind energy production tax credit up for a vote before it expires at the end of the year.

Congress first enacted...
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