I heard that Wind Energy has lost 10,000 jobs this year while Petroleum employment is up 75,000.
Nobody, not even the Federal government, can create a sustainable market where one doesn’t exist naturally.
It was reported just last week that the US had added 6816 MW of wind power in 2011, up over 2010 when it fell because of the recession. New wind generation is second only to new nat gas generation. Iowa is producing 20% of their electricity from wind. Texas is building the new intrastate wind lines