Posts Tagged ‘ generation tax ’

Advocates Worry Vt.’s Renewable Energy Fund Is Nearly Depleted

Apr 19th, 2012 | By

Renewable energy advocates worry that a state fund that has fueled the growth of Vermont’s clean energy industry is running out of money. Governor Peter Shumlin says he has a plan to replenish the fund through a new generation tax on Vermont Yankee. For more on this story, visit: VPR News: Advocates Worry Vt.’s Renewable

[continue reading…]



Energy co-chairs try to revive tiered electric generation tax

Apr 27th, 2011 | By

The co-chairs of the legislature’s Energy Committee Wednesday introduced a scaled-back version of their plan to tax electricity producers on the basis of how the power is generated, but their new proposal drew little enthusiasm from legislative leaders and the Malloy Administration, The Connecticut Mirror reports.