From Minnesota to Texas, Wind Power Sweeps New Jobs Into Old-tech Towns

From Minnesota to Texas, Wind Power Sweeps New Jobs Into Old-tech Towns

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belgian-windfarm.jpgHundreds of workers lost their jobs after the printing press factory closed in Cedar Rapids in 2001. The hulking empty shell sat idle on the outskirts of the city for four years.

But that was before wind power blew into town, bringing thousands of clean-tech manufacturing jobs to Iowa and the Midwest. (Read more in the Christian Science Monitor)

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