How much energy do wind turbines produce?

Answer According to the U.S. Department of Energy, as of April 2009, the country produces about 28,635 megawatts of wind power. Generation per turbine varies by size. For example, the Tennessee Valley Aut... Read More »

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What does it cost to produce electricity using wind turbines?

The cost of producing energy has dropped greatly in the last 20 years. When the first large-scale wind turbines were created, the cost was 30 cents per kilowatt-hour, according to the American Wind... Read More »

Which state uses the most wind turbines for energy?

Texas uses the most wind turbines for energy. Texas generates 9,410 megawatts over 40 different wind farms. Iowa generates 3,670 megawatts of energy and California generates 2.723 megawatts of ener... Read More »

What percentage of the energy in Canada comes from wind turbines?

About 1.1 percent of Canada's total electricity demand is met by wind turbines. Wind farms throughout Canada have a capacity of 3,472 MW. Canada plans on building enough wind turbines to supply 20 ... Read More »

How much energy does a wind turbine produce in a day?

Energy generated from wind turbines can vary due to factors such as height of the turbine and length of the blades. But general formula to determine average kilowatts of energy per day is to multip... Read More »