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U.S. Wind Electricity Generation by State 

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Read about just how much electricity is generated by wind power in the United States by state.

Wind power makes up to 8.4% of America’s electricity generation, and is the country’s largest renewable source of electricity. Here’s a look at how states compare in terms of utility-scale wind generation:

U.S. Wind Electricity Generation by State

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