-The wind energy market measures consumption of wind energy. Volumes are kilowatt-hours (mWh) and values are based on average electricity prices.
-The US wind energy industry had total revenue of $10.9 billion in 2011, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 36.4% between 2007 and 2011.
-Industry production volumes increased with a CAGR of 33.7% between 2007-2011, to reach a total of 110.2 billion mWh in 2011.
-The performance of the industry is forecast to decelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 13.4% for the five-year period 2011 – 2016, which is expected to drive the industry to a value of $20.4 billion by the end of 2016.