Testimony: Roger Korenberg and Jim McNichols, Department of Natural Resources Charcoal producers wanted to use this credit along with the charcoal producer tax credit to help offset the costs of environmental regulations. Approximately 500-600 people are employed in the industry. Steve Flick, Show Me Energy Cooperative Expressed support for any tax credit that encouraged renewable energy. Phil Wright, Midwest Alliance for Renewable Energy Expressed support for any tax credit that encouraged renewable energy. Missouri should promote renewable energy through its tax scheme. Brian Brookshire, Missouri Forest Products Association Expressed his support and advocated for maintaining of the Wood Energy Tax Credit. Recommendation: The committee recommends that no new credits be authorized after June 30, 2010. FOXLoanz - Online Payday loans : Fast Approval Short-term credits are available in form of payday loans.