September 5 (SeeNews) - Roughly 3.4 GW of large-scale wind and solar parks went into service in the US in the first seven months of 2016, with zero wind additions in July, shows a report by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
The country put online 7.1 GW of natural gas-fired power station in January-July. Details on new capacity additions and total capacity are in the table in megawatts (MW).
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The FERC report is available at http://www.ferc.gov/legal/staff-reports/2016/jul-energy-infrastructure.pdf.