Here are facts about what wind has done in other places in the United States.
Let's make North Carolina a leader in the Southeast.
Number of wind-related jobs in the U.S. at the end of 2015, across fields such as development, siting, construction, transportation, manufacturing, operations, services.
That's how many homes that America's wind farms power on a annual basis
40 (+ Puerto Rico):
Number of U.S. states with operating utility-scale wind energy projects. North Carolina is not one of these states, but our coastal wind resources could make us a leader not only in our state, but in all of the Southeast!
The amount that the wind industry invested in new projects over the last 10 years.
Numbers and figures from the American Wind Energy Association. For more information on job and industry reports please visit the American Wind Energy Association website