Wind energy milestone: California now gets about 5 percent of its electricity from wind power

Jan 31, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Contra Costa Times

California now gets about 5 percent of its electricity from wind power, according to data released Tuesday by the California Wind Energy Association.

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Eric

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This is exactly what everybody is expecting from a leading country. The USA is on the right track to be sample for the world.
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"According to 2010 figures from the California Energy Commission, wind made up 4.7 percent of the state's electricity mix and solar was 0.3 percent."

Total wind energy was at 1% before Jerry Brown took office. He makes up the other 3.7% all by himself.

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