Commentaries

IRS must end delays of CCUS tax credit rules

Newton B. Jones, International President

WITH THE UNITED States poised to lead a global push for carbon capture, use and storage, investors and developers in the U.S. are anxiously awaiting the full release of guidelines from the IRS on expanded tax credits for CCUS projects.

It has been more than two years since Congress, in passing the FUTURE Act, extended and expanded credits under Section 45Q of the federal tax code. These credits have the potential to attract investments, promote research and development, and stimulate CCUS projects aimed at slashing carbon emissions across energy and industrial sectors.

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Near-term goal of 100% renewable electricity is unrealistic, misguided

Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

Rapid transition ignores unprecedented obstacles, environmental fallout and more

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Climate solutions should (and can) save our planet and our jobs

Newton B. Jones, International President

The urgency to mitigate climate change has pushed many to propose radical alterations to how humans exist on the planet.

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New labor affiliation, jobs initiative move union forward

Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

Stronger ties with UWUA, national launch of M.O.R.E. Work program bring opportunities for growth

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No deal for Green New Deal

Newton B. Jones, International President

Plan would ruin U.S. economy, fail to mitigate climate change

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IBB documentary makes powerful case for carbon capture

Newton B. Jones, International President

Union aligns with advocacy groups to promote CCS

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It's time to end oilsands shaming

Enough with the guilt trip. I’m proud to represent people who work in the oilsands. They’re proud of the jobs they do. And they should be.

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EPA proposes replacement for Clean Power Plan

Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

ACE rule seeks to undo CPP overreach

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CCUS gains wider acceptance as climate change solution

Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

Technology breakthroughs, renewable limitations drive shift

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FUTURE Act promises accelerated CCUS deployment

Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

New law incentivizes carbon capture, use and storage

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