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Wind Power Resources In America Are Abundant & Underdeveloped

March 4th, 2018 | by Jake Richardson

Wind power might seem like a fringe source of electricity to some, and critics certainly have gone after it aggressively at times, but it's now a large source of electricity in the United States and many other countries. One of the main points of misinformation about wind power is the idea that it couldn’t ever produce enough electricity to be an important source for everyone. This notion is totally untrue — there are plenty of wind resources that can be developed in order to eventually make wind power a primary source of electricity


Wind News

April 22nd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan

  Other than our 15 or so wind energy stories from the past week, here’s some more top wind energy [&hellip


US Wind Power Grows 31% in Q4, 17% in 2011, but Expiring Production Tax Credit Threatens Future Gains

January 27th, 2012 | by Andrew

US wind power capacity surged 31% in 4Q and 17% annually in 2011, according to the AWEA's latest industry report. Wind energy now supplies 20% of electricity in Iowa and South Dakota, while more than 100 wind projects in 31 states and Puerto Rico are under construction at present. Looming expiration of the wind power PTC threatens the economic growth and job creation that's under way, however



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