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August 26, 2012

Wind Power Record Set In Colorado

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor

According to CNN Money, the state of Colorado set a U.S. record on the morning of April 15th when the state’s biggest utility generated 57% of its electricity from wind power.

With over 1.4 million customers, Xcel Energy receives on average, 17% of its energy needs from wind, far exceeding the 3% average use on the national level.

Check out additional details about the wind power story and the Colorado record from triplepundit.com.

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