TITLE

Wind power poises for a busy year: five trends to watch in 2012

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Wind Energy Weekly;1/6/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 1465, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the five trends that may affect the wind power industry in the U.S. in 2012. It discusses the up-down nature of the wind industry's growth pattern caused by the Congress' short-term extension of the Production Tax Credit (PTC). It notes that the industry has been establishing a presence in the country's southeast area in the form of manufacturing plants. It notes that wind power utilities will continue to sign long-term contracts for the affordable energy source.
ACCESSION #
70465160

 

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