Wind Energy Generation Represented 8.5% Of Texas’ Energy Usage In 2011


Yesterday the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, grid operator and manager of the electric market for most of Texas, reported in the 2011 demand and energy report that  wind generation comprised 8.5% of Texas' total energy usage in 2011.  This represents an almost 1% increase over the 7.8% recorded in 2010. The ERCOT region’s overall [...]