Nebraska has the twenty–sixth largest installed capacity of wind in the country, based on the latest figures. As of the third quarter of 2012, Nebraska has the installed capacity of 337 megawatts of wind energy, which is less than one percent of the nation's installed capacity of 51,630 megawatts. Texas has the largest installed capacity (10,929 megawatts which is 21 percent of the nation's total), and Delaware has the smallest installed capacity (2 megawatts). Thirty–nine states have wind facilities.
Note: States are ranked so that equivalent capacity are ranked at the same level.
|United States Total||51,630|
Sources: American Wind Energy Association, Washington, DC. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.
Note: Totals may not equal the sum of the components due to independent rounding.
This table was updated on December 11, 2012.
Typically, there is one year between updates.