American Wind Week: Creating a sustainable future with renewable energy

BRIAN JANOUS | August 8, 2018

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We started our renewable energy journey in earnest with our first power purchase agreement in 2013 Keechi wind farm, a 110 MW project in a quiet, rural county west of Dallas. Already wind energy was a growing force in Texas, with 12,000 MW online in 2013. In the past five years, Texas has nearly doubled that generation, growing to 22,000MW of wind generation capacity, fueled in no small part by corporate demand from companies like Microsoft. We, too, have grown from 110 MW in 2013, we now have a global portfolio of more than 1.2 gigawatts of renewable energy, and more than half of that is from the wind.

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