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EIA Lowers its Forecast for the Contribution of “Wind Energy”

The latest annual energy forecast issued by the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) indicates that, by the year 2030, wind energy would supply less than 1% of US electric generation and about 4/10 of 1% of total US energy consumption.
This forecast, which likely overstates the potential contribution of wind energy, helps show that officials of the wind industry and US Department of Energy are misleading the public, media and government officials with their claims that wind might supply 20% of US electricity.

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JAN 30 2007
http://www.windaction.org/posts/7111-eia-lowers-its-forecast-for-the-contribution-of-wind-energy
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