U.S. Solar Manufacturers Would Get Tax Credit in Ossoff Bill (1)

June 21, 2021, 7:39 PM

Senator Jon Ossoff is poised to introduce legislation establishing a tax credit for domestic solar manufacturers that he hopes will pass as part of a larger infrastructure package later this year.

The tax credit, which would work in concert with existing incentives for consumers, would be fully refundable and aims to rapidly accelerate the production of solar energy in the United States. The Georgia Democrat said his bill is intended to close the gap between U.S. manufacturers and global competitors, paving the way for U.S. leadership on clean energy.

Senator Jon Ossoff
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