27 Mar '17, 7pm

Did you know #windpower is on track to supply 10% of US electricity by 2020?

Navigant Consulting: Wind industry could drive a quarter million American jobs by 2020 – end of Trump’s first term AWEA data show industry broke 100,000 jobs marker in 2016 March 9, 2017 WASHINGTON, D.C., March 9, 2017 — American wind power expansion is poised to drive 248,000 jobs and $85 billion dollars in economic activity over the next four years, according to new analysis released today by Navigant Consulting. These and other economic benefits will result from the addition of 35,000 megawatts (MW) of new wind power capacity through 2020. AWEA released an accompanying white paper , “Wind brings jobs and economic development to all 50 states,” to highlight the economic benefits wind already delivers to the U.S. economy today. For the first time ever the U.S. wind industry supports more than 100,000 jobs, with 102,500 workers in all 50 states. “Growing wind energy revita...

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