(Steve Delaney) There is no gold to speak of in the hills of Vermont, but there is wind. And in the past few months, developers have been rushing to stake out space for wind-driven generating stations along the Green Mountain ridgelines. Why Vermont, and why now?
Andy Perchlik has some answers to those questions. He’s the director of Renewable Energy Vermont, which advocates for alternative sources of energy, including wind power. Andy Perchlik, welcome to Morning Edition.