26 Jul '11, 2pm

Editor's Letter: Facing Challenges

Editor's Letter: Facing Challenges

Still more challenges lie ahead: the federal stimulus programs are ending and the economic recovery — along with demand growth — remains paltry at best. On Capitol Hill, talk has shifted from stimulating the economy to cutting deficits. The prospects for long-term, low-cost natural gas supplies don't help the renewable industry, either. Renewable energy should prepare for some setbacks in the coming months. Encouraging signs still can be found. Last month, Minnesota Power said it would speed up development of a 105-MW wind product in North Dakota at the urging of its regulatory commission, which had its eye on expiring federal incentives. In California, Google and Citibank are investing millions of dollars in hundreds of megawatts of wind capacity destined for sale to Southern California Edison. And, as our cover feature points out, activity remains promising with concentr...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2011...

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