Navigant Consulting has found that the US wind sector in the state of Iowa could support over 17,000 wind-related jobs by 2020.
In the report, it was suggested that the US wind energy sector could drive up to 248,000 jobs and $85 billion in economic activity over the next four years.
At present, the industry supports more than 100,000 jobs across all 50 US states.
The predicted number of jobs will further help with delivering 35,000 megawatts (MW) of new wind power capacity through to 2020.
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