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P.A. Wind Energy

Written By: Joe Melillo

Northern Tier (WENY) - Wind energy installations almost doubled in Pennsylvania last year, but the industry still only provides about 1 percent of the states electricity

P.A. Wind Energy
April 22, 2013
Northern Tier (WENY) - Wind energy installations almost doubled in Pennsylvania last year, but the industry still only provides about 1 percent of the states electricity. Pennsylvania now ranks 16th in the nation in wind power according to the American Wind Energy Association's Annual Market Report. Iowa leads the nation, getting 24.5 percent of its electricity from wind power. New York was at 2.2 percent. and Maine led the Northeast at almost 6 percent