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Interior Moves Wyoming Wind Power, Atlantic Offshore Wind Energy Forward

Marking historic milestones in US renewable energy development, Interior Secretary Salazar announced the completion of environmental assessments for what could be the largest wind farm in the US, as well as promising Wind Energy Areas off the Atlantic coast.

There are dark clouds on the horizon for wind energy of Congress does not renew the PTC

Why Congress Must Extend the PTC for Wind Power

The expiration of the production tax credit (PTC) at the end of this year constitutes a major obstacle for U.S. wind energy. If the PTC is not extended by Congress, tens of thousands of jobs will be lost and economic development would be stymied. As stated in a report from Ernst and Young, “Failure to extend this incentive could stop wind development in…

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Offshore wind farms off texas coast will lead to many 21st century jobs

Texas Renewable Energy Education Center Opens in Texas – Prepares Students for 21st Century Jobs

There’s a lot of wind coming out of Texas, and it isn’t just Rick Perry’s newly launched presidential campaign. Texas leads the country in wind technology, with some of the best resources for wind energy production in the world. Starting this August 29, students at Texas State Technical College will be able to prepare themselves for the new energy economy with…

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