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Colleges training workers for wind farms

With the new popularity of wind power in the United States comes a need for skilled personnel to install and maintain wind turbines. According to a recent Associated Press report, community colleges are among the first to provide this training. A spokesperson for the American Wind Energy Association says that a two-person operations and maintenance team is needed for every 10 turbines. The program at Iowa Lakes Community

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