Big energy companies building wind farms? And that's bad?
Robert Bryce, of the fossil-fuel-funded Manhattan Institute, continues his long-running search for ways to criticize wind power with a recent column charging that companies in the fossil fuels business are also building wind farms.
Ah, the irony--for years and years, those of us who think wind power is a good idea have looked at the entry of large companies (and yes, large energy companies, since it may be unlikely to expect laundry soap makers or big box retailers to invest in the energy markets) into the wind industry as a positive sign. In our view, it was a sign of the growing maturity and competitiveness of wind power.
Mr. Bryce rattles off a ...