Wind Project Performance 1994 Summary

Publication Number: P500-95-003

Wind Cover

California Energy Commission

Research & Development Office

Juanita Loyola, Principal Author
Michael Smith, Manager

Energy Technology Development Division

Nancy Deller, Deputy Director


Special acknowledgements are due to all who helped establish the Wind Performance Reporting System (WPRS). The program was developed by the California Energy Commission in conjunction with the state's wind industry and the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and is under the direction of Pramod Kulkarni, Technology Assessments Manager. The cover layout and design were provided by the Commission's Media and Public Communications Office.

The Internet version was created and coded in hyper text markup lanuguage by Media and Public Communications Office. All text remains faithful to the original. Performance data of individual companies have been left out of the Internet version.

You can order a paper version of this document by contacting the CaliforniaEnergy Commission's Publications Unit at (916) 654-5200. Ask for Publication Number P500-95-003.


This document is prepared pursuant to Wind Project Performance Reporting System regulations (California Administrative Code, Title 20, Chapter 2, Subchapter 3, Article 4) and to support California Energy Commission (Commission) staff analyses.

Neither the Commission, State of California, any officer or employee thereof, nor any of its contractors or subcontractors intend that the information herein is to be used for any other purpose and make no warranty, express or implied, or assume any legal liability whatsoever for the contents of this document.

WPRS 1994 Summary Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. WPRS Background
  3. WPRS Implementation Issues
  4. California Wind Resource Areas
  5. Staff Summary
    1. Industry Performance
    2. Industry Production and Capacity Trends
  6. WPRS Annual Summary Tables
  7. WPRS Data

Note: Individual Data Sections are Not Included in Internet Version


  1. Operator Comments
  2. Wind Turbine Manufacturers
  3. Sources of Wind Energy Technical Assistance and Information
  4. WPRS Regulations


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