Monthly Archives: February 2013

Smart Contracting for Green Design and Construction

On February 20, 2013, Joyce K. Hackenbrach, a partner in Pepper Hamilton’s Construction Practice Group, published an article entitled “Smart Contracting for Green Design and Construction” in the Green Building News.  The article explores the importance of

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IRS Seeking Comments on Sequestration Credit

The IRS requested comments on February 12 on Notice 2009-83 that provides guidance on determining eligibility for, and the amount of, the section 45Q carbon dioxide sequestration credit.  Section 45Q was enacted as part of the Energy Improvement and Extension Act of … Continue reading

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Pepper Hamilton Webinar: Hot Topics for Waste-to-Energy Investors and Developers

Pepper Hamilton LLP is hosting a webinar, “Hot Topics for Waste-to-Energy Investors and Developers,” on Wednesday, March 6 from Noon – 1:30 p.m. EST. With the January 2013 extension of the Production Tax Credit for renewable energy projects, waste-to-energy deals … Continue reading

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New DOE Database on Development of Ocean Energy Resources

On February 8, 2013, the Department of Energy (DOE) announced a new database that includes the results of environmental monitoring and research efforts on wave, tidal, and current renewable energy.  The new database is called

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IRS announces $150M Tax Credit Under Section 48C Phase II for Taxpayers with Qualifying Advanced Energy Projects

The IRS Released Notice 2013-12 on February 7 announcing Phase II of the qualifying advanced energy project program under Section 48C.  The credit was created as part of the  American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.  The credit is for

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