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First Wind: Obama’s State of the Union address rates kudos for ‘clean energy vision’

First Wind, a renewable energy company headquartered in Boston, commended President Obama for the clean energy vision outlined in his State of the Union address and called for policies that will level the playing field in the competition between the renewable energy industry and the fossil fuel industry.

Federal tax credits for wind energy were recently extended by Congress. And when that happened, First Wind announced that it was poised to increase its operating portfolio of wind projects by 50 percent in the coming years.

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