SALT LAKE CITY — Rep. Ben McAdams stated this week that President Donald Trump has signed into legislation his measure that can assist photo voltaic power analysis and growth, together with right here in Utah.
In a tweet McAdams, D-Utah, stated the legislation will “assist Utah’s clear power financial system and jobs whereas constructing a more healthy setting.”
The photo voltaic power measure was initially discovered within the Solar Energy Research and Development Act, a McAdams-sponsored invoice launched in 2019. Based on a September news release, that invoice was finally rolled into the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act, which handed the Home that month. It was later made a part of the $1.4 trillion omnibus spending package handed by Congress and signed by Trump this weekend.
“A vibrant clear power financial system is sweet for our well being and setting whereas supporting hundreds of Utah jobs,” McAdams stated within the launch. “By tapping into expertise and innovation with scientific analysis, we will enhance our air high quality, tackle the threats of local weather change, and develop Utah’s financial system.”
SIGNED INTO LAW: My bipartisan photo voltaic power analysis and growth invoice was signed by the President this week. Supporting Utah’s clear power financial system and jobs whereas constructing a more healthy setting. ☀️ #utpol
Here is a recap on my invoice ⬇️https://t.co/gC8TowxWgO
— Rep. Ben McAdams (@RepBenMcAdams) December 29, 2020
McAdams is days away from the top of his first and solely time period in Congress after he narrowly misplaced reelection to Republican Burgess Owens within the 4th Congressional District.
McAdams’ workplace didn’t reply to a request for remark Wednesday.
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