The Northeast leads the country in net-metered wind electricity generation capacity

Since 2011, net-metered wind electric generating capacity in the Northeast has grown faster than in the rest of the United States. Like small-scale solar photovoltaic systems, many of which are net-metered, net-metered wind systems are much smaller than their utility-scale counterparts. Although the amount of net-metered wind in the United States is small—just 0.2% of all U.S. wind capacity in 2017—much of it has come online in the past few years because of state policies that encourage the adoption of small-scale wind turbines. Source: Today in Energy – The Northeast leads the country in net-metered wind electricity generation capacity

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