The U.S. wind industry is planning new wind farms again after Congress renewed subsidies, but...

|By:, SA News Editor

The U.S. wind industry is planning new wind farms again after Congress renewed subsidies, but this year's projects seem unlikely to match 2012 megawatt records. Duke Energy (DUK) is looking at "hundreds of megawatts" of new wind farms, but others are less optimistic; Siemens (SI) notes "the U.S. energy market remains very competitive with record low natural gas prices and slow energy demand growth."