Classroom experiment eyes wind-energy jobs

ENERGIZED EDUCATION: Kevin Gormley, career and technical director at North Kingstown High School, helps students in the fabrication lab. The students are participating in a state pilot program to generate future workforce members for Rhode Island employers. Elements of wind energy will be integrated into the curriculum, including engineering courses.
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MICHAEL SALERNO
In some places, wind energy is still thought of as a grand experiment. In Rhode Island, it’s already seen as a promising industry of the…

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