Tax Credit

North Country News
9:30 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

U.S. Representative Welch Seeks Tax Credits For Electric Cars

Nissan LEAF electric car
Credit MythicSeabass/Flickr

Vermont's lone representative in the U.S. House wants to make it easier for people to buy electric vehicles.

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5:15 pm
Mon December 31, 2012

New Vermont Wind Project Online in Time for Tax Credit

Vermont's Georgia Mountain wind project is online and making power, just in time to take advantage of a federal tax credit.

The Georgia Mountain Community Wind farm says its four turbines in the towns of Georgia and Milton are fully operational and capable of providing about 8 percent of the electricity used by the Burlington Electric Department.

Burlington Electric and Georgia Mountain have signed a long-term power supply contract.

The 10 megawatt project is expected to produce about 27 million kilowatt hours of electricity a year.

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New York News
12:20 pm
Fri August 10, 2012

Schumer Pushes For Veterans Employment Credit

Senator Charles Schumer touring Bombardier Plant

During a visit to the Bombardier Transportation rail car manufacturing plant in Plattsburgh Thursday, New York Senator Charles Schumer called for the extension of a tax credit for businesses that hire veterans.

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