American Wind Energy Association Publishes 2017 Market Report
April 17, 2018
The American Wind Energy Association released its U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report 2017. According to the report, wind energy is the largest source of U.S. renewable electricity generating capacity, and the American wind energy industry employs a record 105,500 people across all 50 states. Wind power generated 6.3% of U.S. electricity in 2017, with 14 states generating more than 10% of their electricity from wind.