U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report 2014

2014 Annual Market Report Cover

AWEA released the 7th annual AWEA U.S Wind Industry Annual Market Report for Year Ending 2014 on April 15th, 2015.

This report provides a comprehensive review of wind industry trends, industry rankings and the market landscape through 2014. 

AWEA Business Members: Download the report for free with a valid AWEA login. Non-members may also purchase the report.

The AWEA U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report Year Ending 2014 includes:

MARKET RANKINGS: wind project owners; turbine manufacturers/OEMs; electric utilities.

MARKET COMPARISONS: wind market share of all new power by region; U.S. wind in global landscape; U.S. wind generation.

MAPS: all 956 U.S. utility-scale wind projects; state wind capacity and generation; wind by Congressional district; wind projects by hub height and rotor diameter; all wind energy-related manufacturing facilities.

RAW DATA: wind projects completed during 2014; wind projects currently under construction; power purchase agreements; wind energy-related manufacturing facilities; turbine models; wind statistics by state.

SECTOR STATUS: new & planned transmission lines across the country; interconnection queues; proposed offshore wind projects; growth in the distributed wind sector.

KEY TRENDS: rotor diameter and hub height, project financing of tax equity and project debt; ownership and offtake, wind turbine models; wind project characteristics.

JOBS & IMPACTS: U.S wind jobs by type and by state; emission reductions; water consumption avoided; wind energy activity by congressional district.


New Content in the 2014 Report

- Case studies on corporate purchasers of wind, the success of the CREZ line in Texas, and potential for wind development in the Southeast
- Map of Southeast power purchase agreements for wind power
- Map of wind projects by hub height and rotor diameter
- Profile on wind yieldco share performance