AWEA Forecasts Wind Power Growth

April 2007
Ceramic Industry;Apr2007, Vol. 157 Issue 4, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports that wind power generating capacity increased by 27% in 2006 and is expected to increase an additional 26% in 2007 according to a market forecast by American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). According to AWEA executive director Randall Swisher, wind is a proven, cost-effective source of energy that lessen global warming. It states that the wind energy facilities installed in the country will generate enough electricity to serve 2.9 million homes.


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