Tag: Big Wind

The dirty secret of clean energy

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Had we hit peak wind turbine technician demand?

Doubling from 4,400 to 9,000 does not exactly strike me as an explosion in wind technician employment.

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Source: Wind Turbine Technicians : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Yet still this occupation is expected to be the fastest-growing occupation in the USA in the next 10 years.

@GreenpeaceUK thinks these wind turbines are a pretty sight

@Greenpeace why are German and Danish power prices so high?

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Is renewable energy the face of the future?