U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer, from Oregon, introduced a bill extending the federal renewable energy production tax credit until 2016.  This bill, called “American Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit Extension,” will effect production of wind power, geothermal energy, and hydropower.   Many believe the original tax credit gave the renewable energy industry much of its momentum over the last several years.    An end to the tax credit would slow the renewable energy industry.

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