Wind, solar account for 10% of U.S. electricity generation for the first time

|By:, SA News Editor

For the first time, Monthly electricity generation from wind and solar, including utility-scale plants and small-scale systems, exceeded 10% of total electricity generation in the U.S. for the first time, based on March data, the EIA reports.

Electricity generation from wind and solar has grown with increases in wind and solar generating capacity; on an annual basis, wind and solar made up 7% of total U.S. electric generation in 2016.

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