“Wind Power Rivals Coal With $1 Billion Order From Buffett”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-17/wind-power-rivals-coal-with-1-billion-order-from-buffett.html

The decision by Warren Buffett’s utility company to order about $1 billion of wind turbines for projects in Iowa shows how a drop in equipment costs is making renewable energy more competitive with power from fossil fuels.

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Investment decisions are being influenced by environmental concerns. The world’s most famous investor is betting on renewable energy. He is also hedging the losses on the railway company he owns as Coal shipments by rail fall.

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