The Daily Dirt: October 9, 2012

Congress Blows Chance to Extend Wind Tax Credit

Wind energy companies and the manufactuers who supply then may have to lay workers off.

Connecticut Considering Canada to Meet Renewable Pledge

Connecticut may buy hydropower from Canada to fulfill its pledge to have 20 percent energy come from renewables by 2020.

Climate Change to Blame for Monsoon Overstay

Monsoons in India that usually end in September are now expected to stay into the third week of October.

Rainfresh Harvest Grows with Solar and Wind

One of the last stops on the Green Energy Ohio tour showcases two greenhouses powered by renewable energy that grow herbs, greens and vegetables.

Andrew Freeman is a California native with a degree in history from UCLA. He’s covered a wide range of topics for TakePart, but is particularly interested in politics and policy.  Email Andrew |@natureofdabeast |