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June 18, 2009

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-06-18

Duration: 00:02:17

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2009 | Politics | Government | Environment | Energy | Solar energy | Wind power | Tax credits | Green technology


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • LaBruzzo, John Speaker
  • Von Otnott, Troy Speaker
  • Barrow, Regina Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from June 18, 2009, features: State Representative John LaBruzzo testifying on his bill offering tax credits for businesses that produce the technology needed for individuals or businesses to utilize wind or solar energy; Troy Von Otnott of South Coast Solar testifying on a bill offering incentives to businesses that add wind or solar power to their operations; and an interview with State Representative Regina Barrow on the creation of a clearinghouse to handle all of the “green” bills for the 2010 Regular Session. Host: Shauna Sanford