U.S. Wind Energy Projects
State Total Power Capacities (MW)
(As of 06/27/2009)
The following data is sorted by state "rank".

 

Rank (Existing) State Existing Under Construction Existing & Under Construction Percentage of Existing & Under Construction
1 Texas 8361 1096 9457 26.8
2 Iowa 3043 409 3452 9.8
3 California 2787 20 2807 8.0
4 Minnesota 1805 40 1845 5.2
5 Washington 1575 405 1980 5.6
6 Oregon 1408 426 1834 5.2
7 New York 1264 21 1285 3.6
8 Colorado 1068 174 1242 3.5
9 Kansas 1014   1014 2.9
10 Illinois 915 703 1618 4.6
11 Oklahoma 831 200 1031 2.9
12 Wyoming 816 269 1085 3.1
13 North Dakota 714 345 1059 3.0
14 Indiana 531 505 1036 2.9
15 New Mexico 497 100 597 1.7
16 Pennsylvania 463 356 819 2.3
17 Wisconsin 449   449 1.3
18 West Virginia 330 101 431 1.2
19 Missouri 309 150 459 1.3
20 South Dakota 288 25 313 0.9
21 Montana 272 104 376 1.1
22 Nebraska 153 42 195 0.6
23 Idaho 147   147 0.4
24 Michigan 129 14 143 0.4
25 Maine 104 92 196 0.6
26 Hawaii 63   63 0.2
27 Tennessee 29   29 0.1
28 New Hampshire 25   25 0.1
29 Utah 20 204 224 0.6
30 New Jersey 8   8 less than 0.1
31 Ohio 7   7 less than 0.1
32 Vermont 6   6 less than 0.1
33 Massachusetts 5 4 9 less than 0.1
34 Alaska 3   3 less than 0.1
35 Rhode Island 1   1 less than 0.1
36 Arkansas        
37 Arizona   63 63 0.2
38 Maryland        
39 Nevada        
40 Virginia        
41 South Carolina        
42 North Carolina      
43 Mississippi        
44 Alabama        
45 Connecticut        
46 Delaware        
47 Florida        
48 Georgia        
49 Kentucky        
50 Louisiana        
Total   29440 5868 35308 100.0

 

 

The original article was available at http://www.awea.org/projects/Default.aspx on September 24, 2009.