Gallery: China Surpasses US to Become Number One in Wind Power


The United States isn’t top dog anymore — not when it comes to installed wind power generating capacity, at least. This year, China surpassed the US, growing from 2,000 megawatts to 52,580 megawatts in only six years – and by 2020 the Chinese government projects that number will be 200,000 megawatts. That’s an incredible 96 percent increase over 6 years.

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  1. carolyn88 September 3, 2012 at 7:47 pm

    Very interesting article. May I use it in my blog?

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