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United States Now Leads in Wind Power

Which countries have installed the most wind power? It used to be Germany, followed by Spain. But the United States is now in the lead, according to estimates from the American Wind Energy Association. You can read more about it here in the Financial Times, or here, on Live Science.

 Looking for more statistics on wind energy around the world? A good source for this kind of information is the Global Wind Energy Council. Here’s their 2007 Global Wind Report (pdf).