What's Blowing in U.S. Power
- Jun 19, 2019 1:55 am GMT
This item is part of the Special Issue - 2019-06 - US Wind Power, click here for more
Part I: A recent history of wind power in America
America is at a crossroads when it comes to harvesting energy. For many people, especially those in the coal industry, the writing has been on the wall for years. What especially strikes me is the level of irony surrounding coal jobs drying up and being usurped by wind power, especially in Texas. When you think of Texan stereotypes, you might envision a gun-toting oil baron lobbing his cowboy hat into the arid Chihuahuan Desert air as his spurs click together with oil-loving joy, but this age-old stereotype is rapidly being turned on its head.
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