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The Alternative Agenda: Renewable Energy Grants Face Crucial Vote and Cancun Fallout

Renewable Energy Grants: A Prisoner to Senatorial Whim

Renewable Energy Grants (or, wonkishly 1603 grants) face crucial vote today

What will become of the popular grants, which cover up to 30 percent of the cost of renewable projects? Right now, it appears as though the grants may be extended for one year, but the vote in the senate comes today at 3 p.m. As we wrote on Friday, however, this sort of will-they-or- won?t-they nailbiter happens because energy isn?t considered important enough to get its own legislation. So, we can look forward to more of the same in the coming years. ? Continue reading The Alternative Agenda: Renewable Energy Grants Face Crucial Vote and Cancun Fallout