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AWEA Publishes 4th Quarter 2013 Market Report

AWEA Publishes 4th Quarter 2013 Market Report

Date: 1/30/2014

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) released its U.S. Wind Industry Fourth Quarter 2013 Market Report, outlining 2013 industry growth and accomplishments. Some key highlights include:

  • At the end of 2013, 12,000 megawatts (MW) of new generating capacity were under construction, with a record-breaking 10,900 MW starting construction activity during the fourth quarter.
  • Utilities and corporate purchasers signed at least 60 power purchase agreements for nearly 8,000 MW.
  • More than 5,600 MW of wind turbine orders are in process, with major wind turbine manufacturing facilities active in Colorado, Kansas, Iowa, and South Dakota.

This information was last updated on February 11, 2014