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Chart showing the wind energy capacity in the United States 2005-2015 (projected). The relationship to the Production Tax Credit is also noted.
Date: December 2014

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Shows one turbine and 250 homes to illustrate capacity.
Date: 2011

slidesWindInfographic-04.jpg
Describes watts and approximations of how many watts various appliances use.
Date: 2011

slidesWindInfographic-03.jpg
Compares airplane, 80 m turbine, the Statue of Liberty, the Washington Monument, and a 135 m turbine. Notes that, "As America's wind turbines get bigger, they produce more power, more efficiently."
Date: 2011

MN-Xcel.pdf
Map showing the footprint of Xcel Energy.
Date: 2015

MN_Full-2.pdf
Map showing territory of municipal, investor owned, and cooperative utilities.
Date: 2015

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InstalledCap_Part2.pdf
This page has charts that show installed
wind capacity of the states in the MWEC in
megawatts and the region’s progression
from 2001 to the present. Snapshots of 2001
and 2007 provide a closer look at the activity
in each state.
Date: 2014

InstalledCap_Part1.pdf
Line chart showing the growth of installed wind.
Date: 2014

ScaleOfWind-Windustry.pdf
Compares 4 different turbine sizes and their power generation capabilities.
Date: 2009

The purpose of this project is to provide a publically available, spatially referenced, national dataset of onshore wind turbine locations and their corresponding facility information and turbine technical specifications. The project compiled wind turbine information from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Digital Obstacle File, as well as…

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Color map of the states in the Midwest Wind Energy Center region.
Date: 2014

MWEC-Farms_redux.jpg
Map showing the Midwest Wind Energy Center region, the locations of major wind projects, and the installed capacity by state in megawatts.
Date: 2014

4MNmaps.pdf
Four maps showing wind speeds at 30 meters and 80 meters, wind project locations, and wind projects by county.
Date: 2014

WIInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Wisconsin by megawatts from 1998-2013.
Date: 1998-2013

WITurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in Wisconsin in 2013.
Date: 2013

SDTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in South Dakota in 2013.
Date: 2013

SDInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in South Dakota by megawatts from 2000-2013.
Date: 2000-2013

OhioTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in Ohio in 2013.
Date: 2013

OhioInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Ohio by megawatts from 2002-2013.
Date: 2002-2013

NDTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in North Dakota in 2013.
Date: 2013

NDInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in North Dakota by megawatts from 2001-2013.
Date: 2001-2013

MontanaTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in eastern Montana in 2013. Yellow shading is approximately the border of MISO.
Date: 2013

MontanaInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Montana by megawatts from 2002-2013.
Date: 2002-1998

MNTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in Minnesota in 2013.
Date: 2013

MNInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Minnesota by megawatts from 1998-2013.
Date: 1998-2013

MissouriTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in Missouri in 2013.
Date: 2013

MissouriInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Missouri by megawatts from 1998-2013.
Date: 1998-2013

MichiganTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in 2013.
Date: 2013

MichiganInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Michigan by megawatts from 1998-2013
Date: 1998-2013

IndianaTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in 2013.
Date: 2013

IndianaInstalled.jpg
Chart showing the installed wind capacity in Montana by megawatts from 2007-2013.
Date: 2007-2013

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Date: 2013

IllinoisTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in Illinois in 2013.
Date: 2013

IowaTurbines.jpg
General map of the locations of wind turbines in Iowa in 2013.
Date: 2013