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Published on April 4th, 2013 | by Important Media Cross-Post

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World Wind Power Likely To Top 300,000 Megawatts In 2013



As a follow-up to the wonderful year wind power had in 2012 (in the US, China, and globally), here’s some more good news:

After Record 2012, World Wind Power Set to Top 300,000 Megawatts in 2013 (via sustainablog)

By J. Matthew Roney Even amid policy uncertainty in major wind power markets, wind developers still managed to set a new record for installations in 2012, with 44,000 megawatts of new wind capacity worldwide. With total capacity exceeding 280,000 megawatts, wind farms generate carbon-free electricity…

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  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Dill-Weed/100000216524046 Dill Weed

    I like the slope of that graph.

    • http://zacharyshahan.com/ Zachary Shahan

      And do you recall a few years ago when people were constantly saying, “but look how little wind power is installed!” The future, people, the future…

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