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Iowa tops other states in number of wind industry workers

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Iowa remains the second in the nation in wind energy production for 2011, but has more people working in the wind industry than any other state.

The American Wind Energy Association reports that Iowa has more than 6,000 workers in the industry.

The annual report also said Iowa recieved 18.8 percent of its electricity from wind power last year.

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