Wind Industry Growing Stronger, Getting Cheaper

Wind energy only continues to grow and become an important part of the energy mix.  South Dakota and Iowa receive more than 25% of their energy from wind power, and nine states generate 10% or more from wind.  It’s also becoming cheaper.  According to AWEA CEO Tom Kiernan, the cost per megawatt hour (MWh) of wind energy in Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) has steadily decreased, starting as high as $47 per MWh, and finishing as low as about $25 per MWh in […]