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Treasury Issues Guidance on Energy Tax Credit Labor Provisions

The Department of Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued initial guidance earlier this week for prevailing wage and apprenticeships as would apply under the Inflation Reduction Act’s labor requirements for certain energy tax incentives. IRS Notice 2022-61 was published via … Continue reading

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Photovoltaic Manufacturing Company to Open New Facility in Alabama

First Solar says that it will invest $1.1 billion to establish a photovoltaic solar module manufacturing facility in Lawrence County, Ala. The facility will be the company’s fourth photovoltaic manufacturing facility in the U.S. The manufacturer of advanced thin-film photovoltaic … Continue reading

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US Government to Prioritize American-Made, Lower-Carbon Construction Materials

The U.S. government will prioritize the use of American-made, lower-carbon construction materials for federally funded projects, including curtainwalls and flat glass, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced. The GSA issued a request for information this past week to learn more … Continue reading

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Dynamic Glass Tax Code Incentives, Inflation Concerns Covered at FGIA Fall Conference

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Hybrid Fall Conference’s regulatory and legislative report dove into inflation concerns, tax code incentives embedded in the Inflation Reduction Act, FGIA public comments, along with additional topics concerning the U.S. fenestration and glazing … Continue reading

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EPA Announces Final Recognition Criteria for ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2023

Earlier this week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued final recognition criteria for specific products to qualify as ENERGY STAR Most Efficient in 2023. Residential Windows and Sliding Glass Doors is one of 13 product categories that have recognition … Continue reading

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