Wind Power: Remaking the Energy Landscape

Holmes, Meredith
September 2011
SWE Magazine;Fall2011, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p28
The article focuses on the potential of wind power as a clean and inexhaustible source of energy in the U.S. It discusses how the global wind industry has become a major source of energy with the installation of giant turbines by corporations like General Electric and Siemens. It features women engineers who have been in the forefront of the industry including Dianne Anderson of the Great Lakes Energy Institute (GLEI) and Patricia Hoffman of the U.S. Department of Energy. INSET: From the Ground Up: Planning and Building an Oregon Wind Farm.


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