Tagged: american wind energy association

Wind Supporters Link Subsidies to Survival of Arkansas' Wind Energy Sector

by Luke Jones 7/15/2013 12:00 am

With the announced closure of Nordex USA's wind turbine plant in Jonesboro, it's starting to look like Arkansas' wind energy industry didn't survive the election.

Nordex Wind Turbine Plant to Stop Production in Jonesboro

by Lance Turner 6/28/2013 06:37 am

A Jonesboro wind turbine factory that once projected having 750 employees is ending production, putting about 40 people out of work. Nordex USA says production will shift to Germany and attributed the move to overcapacity in the industry and the lack of a long-term federal production tax credit.

Congress Extends Wind Energy Tax Credit in Fiscal Cliff Deal

by Lance Turner 1/2/2013 02:49 pm

Congress has included an extension of wind energy tax credits in the bill to avert the so-called "fiscal cliff."