Investments in Wind Power Tanked Last Year

This according to a new report from the American Wind Energy Association.  At a time of peaWind Power Investmentsk oil (and rising prices) when Americans are increasingly nervous about nuclear energy and natural gas, it seems odd that investments in this relatively benign source have tanked.  Analyst Stuart Staniford believes it may stem from a drop in natural gas prices.  But check out the accompanying graph to see how dramatic that drop really was.

 

 

Via Kevin Drum.

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