TITLE

Prices Dropping as More Turbines Turn

AUTHOR(S)
Armistead, Thomas F.
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;4/14/2014, Vol. 273 Issue 15, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the growth of the U.S. wind power industry. Topics discussed include the MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co.'s order for onshore wind turbines to be installed on five wind farms in Iowa, wind energy contributing 5.7 percent of the total U.S. generating capacity, with over 12,000 megawatts (MW) under construction in 2013 and Congress' renewal of the federal production tax credit (PTC) for wind energy for one or two years at a time.
ACCESSION #
95668060

 

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