Wind farms add 44.7 gigawatts of electricity production in 2012

Scroby Sands UK“Wind farms added a record 44.7 gigawatts of electricity production last year, increasing capacity 19 percent to 282.5 gigawatts, the Global Wind Energy Council said Monday.” Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-02-farms-growth.html But the U.S. badly trails in offshore wind farms… the score?
Europe: 1,662
USA: 0

The United States’ first offshore wind farm won’t be in production until 2015.  Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-02-life-offshore.html

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