The Editor reports from Global Wind power 2004 in Chicago, and finds that only a few have made the link with energy storage technologies.
It's a field where Americans aren't the biggest or the boldest, but the enthusiasm shown for wind energy in Chicago last month was rife. All politicians, both left and right are enthused about it and they know they have a lot of catching up to do with Europe, where Denmark, Germany and Spain lead the way in establishing installed wind capacity.
According to the American Wind Energy Association, more than 8000 megawatts . . .