Wind Energy Boom Sweeping U.S., Industry Watchers Say

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: October 25, 2006   View Article

U.S. citizens are beginning to come to terms with the country’s energy needs and are finding an answer blowing in the wind, according to electric power industry experts.

“Last year, and again this year, wind is going to be the second largest source of new power generation coming online,” said Christine Real de Azua, a spokesperson for the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) in Washington, D.C.

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