Renewable Energy Facts
The Department of Energy announced recently that the central Gulf States have some of the country’s best offshore wind potential, along with an experienced marine service industry.
The many rivers of the Gulf States have enough potential hydrokinetic energy to provide over 50% of the region’s baseload energy demand.
Market prices for solar PV modules have dropped 40% since 2003, with installed global capacity growing at over 30% per year.
The state of Texas now has nearly 10 GW of Wind Energy installed or under construction.