WINDPOWER Preview: Embracing renewables, Ted Turner heads for Anaheim
Last year, the WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition featured a man who held the top post in government. Gracing the bill this year is one of the biggest names in business. Last year’s keynote speaker is known as having a fairly reserved disposition. "Colorful maverick" might characterize the image of this year’s speaker.
One thing the two men have in common: renewable energy.
When last year’s speaker, former President George W. Bush, served as the governor of Texas, he supported passage of a trailblazing renewable electricity standard along with a market structure and transmission policies that have since catapulted the state to the number-one position in wind energy ...