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Jan 5, 2018

40+ organizations urge Congress to add WHP to Tax Extender Act of 2017

The Senate Finance Committee is considering a bill, the Tax Extender Act of 2017, that would continue the Sec. 48 investment tax credit (ITC) for certain clean energy technologies that were not included in the tax reform bill passed by Congress and signed by the President at the end of December. However, the Extender bill […]

Dec 12, 2017

HiP urges inclusion of WHP in tax bill

HiP urges Congress to clarify Sec. 48 eligibility for WHP as Senate and House conferees reconcile the House and Senate versions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Key points of HiP letter to conferees: The incremental costs of the WHP provision in S. 1409 would be limited It is exceedingly difficult to develop this […]

Nov 10, 2017

HiP urges inclusion of S.1409 in Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

The Heat is Power Association sent letters urging Senate Finance Committee members to include S. 1409, the Heller, Carper, Graham, Casey bill, in the Senate tax reform proposal, Tax Cut and Jobs Act. Inclusion of S. 1409 is critically important to the WHP industry as only legislative clarification can remedy the inequity created by imprecise drafting when Congress […]

Oct 25, 2017

Master Limited Partnership Parity Act would provide tax advantages for WHP and other clean energy projects

The Heat is Power Association (HiP) is pleased to offer its full support for the Master Limited Partnership (MLP) Parity Act, reintroduced in the 115th Congress. The Act includes waste heat to power (WHP) as an eligible renewable electricity source. The bipartisan bill is designed to give investors in renewable energy projects access to a […]

Aug 30, 2017

Waste Heat to Power Fact Sheet

Read about how U.S. companies are capturing waste heat produced by industrial processes and using it to generate electricity without additional fuel or emissions. Innovative waste heat to power (WHP) technologies, industry data and policy landscape are all explained in this brief fact sheet.