2012 Market Report on Wind Technologies in Distributed Applications

The Wind Program recently (Aug. 2013) released its first annual distributed wind technology market report. According to the report:

  • Distributed wind systems account for 68 percent of all wind turbines installed in the U.S. in the past decade.
  • Distributed wind capacity grew by 62 percent in 2012.
  • Texas, Minnesota, Iowa, California, and Massachusetts led the states for all cumulative distributed wind installations over the past 10 years.