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December 19, 2014

Power sector employment declines, except for renewable electricity generators


December 18, 2014

Wind power capacity additions expected to increase in last quarter of 2014


December 9, 2014

Increased solar and wind electricity generation in California are changing net load shapes


September 9, 2014

Natural gas, solar, and wind lead power plant capacity additions in first-half 2014


July 31, 2014

Nonhydro renewables now routinely surpass hydropower generation


June 24, 2014

Fewer wind curtailments and negative power prices seen in Texas after major grid expansion


June 23, 2014

Texas hits new peak wind output


April 18, 2014

Eleven states generated electricity from nonhydro renewables at double U.S. average


April 8, 2014

Half of power plant capacity additions in 2013 came from natural gas


December 19, 2013

State Energy Profiles enhanced and renewables sections added


September 16, 2013

Rapid increases in electricity demand challenge both generating unit and system operators


September 5, 2013

Higher wind generation in the Southwest Power Pool is reducing use of baseload capacity


May 22, 2013

Extended tax credits could raise projected renewable electricity capacity and generation


March 8, 2013

New electric generators typically come online at the start of summer or in December


February 21, 2013

Dry January lowers the Pacific Northwest water supply forecast for April through September


February 11, 2013

Wind industry installs almost 5,300 MW of capacity in December


December 19, 2012

Planned wind turbine additions rise in advance of scheduled expiration of wind tax credit


November 21, 2012

Wind energy tax credit set to expire at the end of 2012


August 20, 2012

Natural gas, renewables dominate electric capacity additions in first half of 2012


July 11, 2012

New transmission project will help California meet summer electric demand


June 18, 2012

Negative wholesale electricity prices occur in RTOs


May 3, 2012

Renewable utility-scale electricity production differs by fuel among states


May 2, 2012

Electricity generation from non-hydro renewable sources varies by state


April 9, 2012

Shares of electricity generation from renewable energy sources up in many states


March 12, 2012

U.S. wind generation increased 27% in 2011


February 28, 2012

EIA projects U.S. non-hydro renewable power generation increases, led by wind and biomass


February 23, 2012

Negative prices in wholesale electricity markets indicate supply inflexibilities


February 6, 2012

Renewable electricity generation in California includes variable and non-variable sources


February 3, 2012

Most states have Renewable Portfolio Standards


January 30, 2012

DOE provides detailed offshore wind resource maps


January 19, 2012

DOE provides detailed onshore wind resource map


November 9, 2011

Use of U.S. wind and biofuels on the rise


August 17, 2011

Electric generating capacity additions in the first half of 2011


August 2, 2011

Wind generating capacity is distributed unevenly across the United States


July 13, 2011

U.S. wind capacity takes off after 2005


June 15, 2011

BPA curtails wind power generators during high hydropower conditions


May 17, 2011

Wind capacity additions slowed during 2010


May 13, 2011

Electricity resource planners credit only a fraction of potential wind capacity


March 25, 2011

Electricity systems adjust operations to growing wind power output


March 22, 2011

Increasing wind capacity requires new approaches to electricity planning and operations


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