Farm Bill Passed – Implications for Small Wind Funding
The Agricultural Act of 2014, commonly known as the Farm Bill, received the approval of both houses of the U.S. Congress and was signed by President Obama on February 7, 2014. Although the bill largely deals with agricultural subsidies and nutrition assistance (“food stamps”), it contains $881 million for continuing funding of the Department of...
DOE to Host Webinar on Implications of Farm Bill for REAP Funding
The Department of Energy (DOE) Stakeholder Engagement and Outreach initiative will host a webinar at 3:00PM ET on May 21st, providing an overview of the new Farm Bill and how rural stakeholders can submit successful applications for REAP funding. Environmental Law and Policy Center Senior Policy Advocate Andy Olsen will describe the funding allocated to...