Texas Renewable Energy Generation up in 2012

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas released figures showing a 7% increase in renewable energy generation to 33.9 million megawatt hours (MWh) in 2012 from 31.7 million MWh in 2011. Solar energy showed the most growth, up 265% from 2011. Total solar energy generation in 2012 was nearly 134,000 MWh. Wind energy still dominates Texas’s renewable energy landscape, accounting for more than 32.5 million MWh in 2012.

Date Posted: 5/24/2013