Suburban Survivalists and the Windy City

Yahoo News reports a nationwide trend, Crisis spurs spike in ’suburban survivalists’:

“From teachers to real estate agents, these budding emergency gurus say the dismal economy has made them prepare for financial collapse as if it were an oncoming Category 5 hurricane. They worry about rampant inflation, runs on banks, bare grocery shelves and widespread power failures that could make taps run dry.”

And an excerpt from a blog post, Dorothy Barnett: WINDPOWER in the “windy city”, from an attendee at the Windpower conference in Chicago:

“. . .AWEA’s annual WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition brought together over 22,000 people to visit over 12,000 exhibitors. . .”

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