AWEA: Midwest, Great Plains and Texas lead wind energy investment

 Apr 24 2017
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In the last five years, wind power delivered 30% of all new capacity installed in the United States and is now the leading renewable resource, according to the American Wind Energy Association’s annual 2016 report.

Both Iowa and South Dakota get more than 30% of their power from wind, while North Dakota, Oklahoma and Kansas each produce more than 20%.