Wind Energy in California
Wind energy plays an integral role in California's electricity portfolio. In 2015, turbines in wind farms generated 12,180 gigawatt-hours of electricity - about 6.18 percent of the state's gross system power. Additionally, hundreds of homes and farms are using smaller wind turbines to produce electricity.
Small Wind Energy Ordinances by California Counties - Staff Report.
Posted March 9, 2016. (PDF file, 45 pages, 500 kb)
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