Report: Oklahoma holds high wind production marks
April 20, 2018
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma was among four states nationwide to generate at least 30 percent of the electricity produced inside state borders last year, according to a new industry report.
The report published by the American Wind Energy Association shows that Oklahoma, Kansas, Iowa and South Dakota achieved that mark for 2017. Oklahoma ranked second in the country behind Texas for its nearly 7,500 megawatts electricity generating capacity provided through wind farms, The Oklahoman reported.
The report says that the electrical generating capacity of wind farms grew last year by 9 percen...