Not enough turbines to go round

Gadomski, Chris
October 2006
Modern Power Systems;Oct2006, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p22
The article discusses the growing importance of the wind as the second largest source of power generation in the U.S. According to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), it saves about five percent of natural gas for power generation. On the other hand, Alexander Karsner of the Department of Energy said that the government is willing to make long term policy for wind usage to improve national infrastructure. However, the industry is faced with challenges such as high turbine prices.


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