A good climate for wind

Sanford, Leonard
December 2009
Modern Power Systems;Dec2009, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p45
The article discusses the growth of wind power energy sources in the U.S. It states that the country had surpassed Europe as the world leader in installed wind power and mentions the initiative of President Barack Obama to extend the Production Tax Credit (PTC) and investment tax credit (ITC) t0 2012 to promote the growth of renewables. It notes that the growth of wind power energy in the country was credited to German utility E.On AG in expanding wind power facilities in west-central Texas.


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