Texas is a state in the southern part of the USA, second-biggest after Alaska in terms of territory and second-biggest after California in terms of population. The capital of Texas is Austin, the biggest cities are Dallas, Houston and San Antonio.
Texas is the US-leading shale oil developer, however the renewable energy sector rises rapidly as well.
Wind energy in Texas
An important milestone was reached in February 2016 when wind turbines provided about a half of all energy in the state on peak. In April 2016 wind farms in Texas accounted to about 16% of all energy capacities, more than in any other US state.