Xcel Executive Says Gas Boom Could Help Wind Industry

2010-11-16T10:15:44+00:00

Despite a 2010 slowdown the wind industry is not dying -it's growing through a fitful adolescence.  U.S. natural gas prices have dropped below $4 per thousand cubic feet at the wellhead compared with more than $11 in 2008.  But Minnesota-based utilities such as Xcel Energy and Great River Energy are counting on the wind industry, [...]