Fischbach, Amy Florence
November 2001
CEE News;Nov2001, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the usage of windmills as an alternative source of energy and its solid market for electrical contractors in the United States. Details on the State Line Wind Project of Christenson Electric Inc. in Oregon; Advantages on the usage of windfarms for the Texans; Results on the construction of windfarms in Iowa. INSET: Ups and Down of Wind Energy.


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