Ecotech Institute’s Auston Van Slyke Featured in U.S. News & World Report

Auston Van Slyke

Ecotech Institute’s Wind Energy Technology Program Director, Auston Van Slyke was recently featured in a thought-provoking article by U.S. News & World Report. The piece highlights Van Slyke’s first encounter with wind turbines, which inspired him to learn more about the technology, and provides an informative overview of the wind turbine technician (a.k.a. wind tech) profession.

Here are some of the impressive statistics about this profession as reported by U.S. News & World Report:

Check out the full story, which includes detailed salary information and advice from real wind turbine technicians.

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*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, published December 17, 2015. National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth.