May 5, 2023
Source: Inside Climate News
A new batch of data about the country’s electricity generation shows the increasing dominance of one state as the clean energy leader.
No, it’s not California.
This isn’t new. Texas has produced more gigawatt-hours of electricity from renewable sources than any other state for several years running, thanks largely to wind energy. Now, the state is expanding its lead by continuing to be the county’s leader in wind energy, by a mile, and quickly closing the gap on California on utility-scale solar power.