Harnessing America’s renewable energy sources is a priority on President-elect Barack Obama’s political agenda, and American businesses and consumers are poised to follow his lead to make the U.S. a greener, more energy responsible nation. During a campaign speech, Obama declared his intentions to wean American off its dependence on Middle Eastern oil by investing $15 billion a year in renewable energy to create 5 million new energy jobs over the next decade.

Market research publisher SBI expects Obama’s commitment to long-term U.S. economic recovery will advance the development of alternative energies as a key factor. This will drive the already steadily strengthening wind energy market in 2009 and beyond.¬†This will drive the already steadily strengthening wind energy market in 2009 and beyond.¬† Read More