Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
PPG Industries, Inc.
Parent Company: 
PPG Industries
Subsidy Source: 
federal
State in Which Facility Is Located: 
Louisiana
City: 
Lake Charles
Project Description: 

PPG Industries will manufacture Hi Sil 190 G and Hi Sil HDP 320 G, highly dispersible silica and to sell to tire manufacturers. The product, when incorporated into the tire rubber, will create a tire with reduced rolling resistance. The resulting product will increase vehicle fuel efficiency.

Year: 
2010
Major Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Subsidy Value: 
$1,260,000
Program Name: 
Advanced Energy Manufacturing Tax Credit (48C Program)
Awarding Agency: 
Energy Department
Type of Subsidy: 
federal allocated tax credit
Source of Data: 

Attachment to January 8, 2010 Energy Department press release: http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/48c_selection_011310.xls

Notes: 

Year is year credit approval was announced.

Source Notes: 
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