US set for major jobs growth

UNITED STATES: The expected addition of 35GW of new wind energy in the US to 2020 will drive 248,000 jobs and $85 billion in economic activity, numbers that many industry participants hope will help endear the sector to a famously antagonistic president.

by Diane Bailey
Continued capacity growth in the US will create 248,000 jobs through to 2020 (pic: GE)
Continued capacity growth in the US will create 248,000 jobs through to 2020 (pic: GE)

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