Windmarkt in USA erleidet deutlichen Einbruch
AWEA U.S. Wind Industry
(WK-intern) – Fourth Quarter 2013 Market Report
A Product of AWEA Data Services
The American wind energy industry responded to the extension of the Production Tax Credit in 2013 by starting construction on an historic and unprecedented number of new wind farms, backed by Power Purchase Agreements with electric utilities on a record scale by the close of the year.
With the installation of 1,084 MW in 2013 the U.S. now has an installed wind capacity of 61,108 MW. There are over 12,000 MW under construction, including 10,900 MW that started construction activity during the fourth quarter.