For Immediate Release: Oct. 26, 2010
industry proponents honored
ARIZ. (Oct. 26, 2010) The Greater Phoenix Economic Council recently extended
their appreciation to Mayor Cavanaugh and all Councilmembers, Representatives
Jerry Weiers and Steve Montenegro for their support of GPEC?s efforts to expand
the renewable energy industry in Arizona.
Renewable; High Wage Incentives was passed and signed into law during the 49th
Legislature First Regular Session with the support of these individuals.
created a new tax incentive program with refundable income tax credits and
property tax incentives for companies expanding or locating new renewable energy
operations in Arizona.
creation of this incentive program was instrumental to bringing Suntech, the
world's largest manufacturer of crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules, to Goodyear.
and Montenegro are the legislative representatives for District 12, which
includes the City of Goodyear.