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The Voice of Wind Energy

AWEA is the voice of wind energy in the U.S., promoting renewable energy to power a cleaner, stronger America.

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2020 will feature WINDPOWER, Solar America & Energy Storage America, all under one roof! CLEANPOWER offers the most efficient and targeted event for utility-scale renewable companies.

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Q4 Market Report

AWEA’s Fourth Quarter Market Report shows the wind industry experienced the third strongest year on record with 9,143 MW of wind power added to the U.S. grid.

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Wind IQ

An interactive online database that provides data on all operational, under construction, and advanced development wind energy projects in the U.S., and active wind-related manufacturing facilities.

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Upcoming Events & Training

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AWEA Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference 2020

February 26-27, 2020 | San Diego, CA
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AWEA Wind Power on Capitol Hill 2020

April 22-23, 2020 | Washington, DC
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June 01-04, 2020 | Denver, CO

What We Do

AWEA is the national trade association of the U.S. wind energy industry. We represent 1,000 member companies and over 114,000 jobs in the U.S. economy, serving as a powerful voice for how wind works for America. Members include global leaders in wind power and energy development, turbine manufacturing, and component and service suppliers.

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Wind Industry Map

Discover all online utility-scale wind projects and manufacturing facilities across the U.S.

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Over 114,000 U.S. jobs across all 50 states
Wind energy provides 20% of the electricity produced in six states.
Facts at a Glance

News, Blogs & Publications

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New report: Renewable energy generation jumped 77 percent during 2010’s

The Business Council for Sustainable Energy released its annual Sustainable Energy in America Factbook today, and the findings are striking—the 2010’s really were the decade renewable energy went mainstream.

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Passage of Virginia Clean Economy Act Will Drive Job Creation and Position Virginia as an Offshore Wind Leader, says AWEA

Legislature approves Virginia Clean Economy Act to require all energy from clean sources by 2050

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AWEA: Department of Interior Schedule for Vineyard Wind’s Final Environmental Review Statement Offers Clarity to Industry

Washington D.C. – The American Wind Energy Association issued the following statement today in reaction to the Department of Interior’s announcement on the schedule for reviewing Vineyard Wind’s Final Environmental Impact Statement.

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CLEANPOWER 2020 Conference Partners Announced

Solar and energy storage companies support expansion of WINDPOWER convening to cover a larger set of energy players

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114,000 U.S. workers employed by wind.

Careers In Wind posts jobs at the AWEA and throughout the wind energy industry, connecting wind energy companies with experienced, capable wind professionals who want to use their expertise to advance business, technology, and the industry.

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