12 Aug '12, 4pm

Wind Energy Update

Wind Energy Update

RELATED ARTICLES Wind in 2011 May 27, 2011 11:00 AM U.S. Wind Power Industry Installs More Than 2,800 MW in Q1 2009 April 30, 2009 10:27 AM US now world leader in wind power production August 11, 2008 08:44 AM U.S. wind power grew 45 percent in 2007: AWEA January 17, 2008 09:06 AM /enn_original_news/article/44791 Electricity generated by the doubling of the U.S.’s crop of giant wind turbines in the past four years now equals the output of 11 nuclear power plants, according to the American Wind Energy Association, a trade group representing manufacturers and developers. AWEA says that a surge in wind projects since 2008 has pushed the sector past 50,000 megawatts, enough electricity for 13 million homes — or all the residences in Nevada, Colorado, Wisconsin, Virginia, Alabama, and Connecticut combined. ADVERTISEMENT The second quarter of 2012 saw 1,200 megawatts (MW) of win...

Full article: http://www.enn.com/enn_original_news/article/44791

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