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Chinese Partner In Controversial U.S. Wind Project In Search of Good Will

A-Power Systems, the Chinese wind turbine supplier that is partnering with other Chinese and U.S. companies to build a 600 megawatts wind farm in West Texas, is traveling to Dallas next week for the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) annual conference.

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Group of Democratic Senators Want To Halt Construction of Chinese-Funded Wind Farm

It turns out we were wrong. Last November Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) shook the renewable energy world when he demanded that the Obama administration cut stimulus funding to what could be the first Chinese-owned U.S. wind farm.�Schumer argued that the $1.5 billion, 600 megawatts project developed by China�s A-Power Energy Group, should not get stimulus…

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AWEA Responds to �Blown Away,� Calling it �Fictional�

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has called the ABC/American University Investigative Reporting Workshop report that found green stimulus dollars are flowing overseas �a fictional account.�

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Renewable Electricity Standard: It�s About the Jobs�

A national Renewable Electricity Standard (RES) of 25 percent by 2025 would add 274,000 new green energy jobs, particularly in the Southeast, according to a new study funded by an industry group.

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This Week In Green Energy: U.S. Wind Capacity Peaks at 35 GW

As we head into the second month of 2010,� industry groups are releasing their overview of the past year. One worth highlighting was the year-end report for 2009 by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) that said that the U.S. wind industry grew by 39 percent last year, adding 9,922 megawatts of new capacity, which…

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