The US wind energy industry is now providing enough capacity to power 13 million homes, equivalent to all of Nevada, Colorado, Wisconsin, Virginia, Alabama, and Connecticut combined.
The opening paragraph of The Guardian article, 'US wind energy industry breezes past 50GW milestone'.
- ‘Setting the Record Straight on Oil and Clean Energy’ (Huffington Post)
- ‘Obama slams Romney’s opposition to wind energy tax credit’ (Los Angeles Times)
- 'IEA Forecasts 40% Growth in Renewable Power Generation in Next 5 Years' (Clean Technica)
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