Adam Wade

Adam Wade

Foley Hoag LLP

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SREC II Carves Out More Room for Community Solar

The Massachusetts DOER has released its revised regulations amending the State’s RPS to implement the next phase of support for solar in the Commonwealth....more

2/25/2014 - Energy Solar Energy SREC Utilities Sector

Massachusetts DOER Releases Draft SREC II Regulations

The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (MA DOER) has released draft regulations for its SREC II solar program. The regulations are the latest step toward implementing the Commonwealth’s goal to install a total of...more

1/13/2014 - Clean Energy Energy Energy Policy Power Plants Solar Energy SREC

IRS Opens the Door to Expanded Use of Residential Section 25D Credit in Offsite Solar and Other Renewables Projects

The IRS has released new guidance (Notice 2013-70) (the “Guidance”) in the form of a Q-and-A interpreting tax credits available to individual taxpayers under IRC Section 25D (Residential Energy Efficient Property) (the “25D...more

11/8/2013 - Investment Tax Credits IRS Renewable Energy Solar Energy Tax Credits

Crowdfunding of Solar, Other Renewables One Step Closer

Earlier this week the SEC today proposed rules for Crowdfunding, which was initially enacted under the JOBS Act (Jumpstart our Business Startups). After the enactment of the JOBS Act in April, 2012 and given the early, but...more

10/25/2013 - Crowdfunding Energy Energy Efficiency JOBS Act Renewable Energy Solar Energy

DOER Expects SREC II Regs by January 2014. What kind of market will we get from SREC II?

At the most recent of what seems to have become near-monthly public meetings convened by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) at the State House concerning all things SREC-related, DOER informed market...more

8/27/2013 - DOE Energy Renewable Energy Solar Energy SREC Wind Power

1.21 More Gigawatts! Great Scott!

Doc Brown would be impressed. Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has announced an ambitious goal of installing 1.6GW of solar in the Commonwealth by 2020. Gov. Patrick made the announcement after celebrating the...more

6/10/2013 - Deval Patrick Renewable Energy Solar Energy

IRS Issues “Beginning Construction” Guidance for PTC and ITC

On April 15, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service issued anticipated guidance defining the new “beginning construction” milestone for Production Tax Credit and Investment Tax Credit eligible energy facilities....more

4/17/2013 - American Taxpayer Relief Act IRS ITC Production Tax Credit Tax Credits Wind Power

Sequestration Reduces Treasury Grant Awards to Renewable Energy Projects by 8.7 Percent

According to Treasury Department guidance issued March 4, 2013, grants awarded to renewable energy project owners under the Treasury’s Section 1603 grant program on or after March 1, 2013 will be reduced by 8.7 percent due to...more

3/7/2013 - 1603 Grants Renewable Energy Sequestration Spending Cuts U.S. Treasury

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