SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

March 28, 2011 06:45 ET

Arizona, Nevada Lead Rocky Mountain Region for Renewable Energy Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - March 28, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info's Renewables Tracker currently shows more than $63 billion in renewable energy projects that are currently planned to begin construction in the U.S. this year. While many of these projects will be put on hold or cancelled, the high value of planned investments shows the strength of the renewables sector, particularly in the areas of solar parks and windfarms. The West Coast region, with more than $21.8 billion in planned renewables projects leads the nation in terms of the value of these projects, primarily because of a few high-value solar parks. The Rocky Mountains region, with $14.8 billion in planned renewables projects is runner up.

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