Wind Factory Watch: Goldwind: Montana
Goldwind America, which installed the first three (and only) Chinese wind turbines in the U.S. in 2009, said Friday it is considering opening a U.S. wind turbine manufacturing facility in Montana. Goldwind is one of the five largest turbine manufacturers in the world.
The potential Goldwind facility is an example of the type of manufacturing facility that will come to the U.S. if steps are taken to ensure a strong, long-term wind market.
Goldwind is now in the preliminary stages of site selection. To ensure that Goldwind and other major wind companies see U.S. manufacturing as a valuable investment, Congress must act to extend the 1603 convertible ...