I found this fascinating quote today:
General Electric International announced plans to spend 110 million Euros on an offshore wind turbine manufacturing base and create up to 2000 green jobs in the UK. GE will also create application and service engineering centers around Britain and plans to develop a 4 Megawatt capacity wind turbine. The investment will follow the successful outcome of the government’s grid infrastructure competition to make the roll out of Round 3 UK offshore wind a reality.smartmeters.com, GE to Create Green Jobs in the UK, Mar 2010
You should read the whole article.