05 Feb '12, 3pm

“Turbine Cowboys” Give Wind Power Its Own Reality Show

“Turbine Cowboys” Give Wind Power Its Own Reality Show

As a side note, The Weather Channel Companies is owned by a consortium consisting of NBC Universal, The Blackstone Group and Bain Capital. Yes, that Bain Capital . Bain is perceived as an outfit that has made huge profits by eliminating jobs for U.S. workers, so it’s a little ironic that the company is connected (albeit remotely) to a show celebrating the skill, courage and resourcefulness of American labor, but whatevs. Turbine Cowboys is just one part of TWC’s upcoming “Braving the Elements” series on American workers that so far includes high-rise ironworkers and utility emergency repair crews. TWC expects to add more titles throughout the year.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/02/05/turbine-cowboys-give-...

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