TITLE

HARNESSING WINDS OF CHANGE

AUTHOR(S)
Biederman, David; Nodar, Janet
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/11/2009 Supplement, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the condition of the wind energy industry and how the financial crisis has stunted its development. Although the installation of more megawatts was delayed, North American Wind Advisory Service financial analyst Matt Kaplan reveals that the economic stimulus will eventually be a boon to the industry. President Barack Obama has indicated that wind energy production may be doubled in three years while the Department of Energy has projected a 20% increase in energy needs by the year 2030.
ACCESSION #
40625695

 

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