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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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May 20-23 2019
Houston, Texas
Ford Mason Center
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Safety Month

October is Safety Month. This year's campaign, "Stop the Shock" will focus on electrical safety.

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Speak at OMS

The deadline to submit a proposal for the O&M and Safety Conference has been extended.

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Wind IQ

A comprehensive, interactive online database that provides data on wind energy projects in the US.

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Upcoming Events & Training


Quarterly Member Briefing - Sponsored by Castrol

October 25, 2018 | Online Event

AWEA Clean Energy Executive Summit

November 13-15, 2018 | Colorado Springs, CO

AWEA WINDPOWER 2019 Exhibitor Meeting

December 10-11, 2018 | Houston, TX

Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference

February 27-28, 2019 | Coronado, CA

What We Do

AWEA is the national trade association of the U.S. wind energy industry. We represent 1,000 member companies and over 105,000 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 105,000 U.S. jobs across all 50 states
Wind energy provides 30% of the electricity produced in four states.
Facts at a Glance

News, Blogs & Publications

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Stop the Shock: AWEA launches new worker safety campaign

Improving on-the-job electrical safety is the focus of this year’s October Safety Campaign

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Sen. Heller receives “U.S. Wind Champion Award”

Senator recognized for his longstanding support for American wind workers and for promoting U.S. wind energy leadership.

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Rep. Welch receives “U.S. Wind Champion Award”

Congressman recognized for his dedication to Vermont’s wind workers and for helping position the U.S. as a global leader in wind energy.

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Tom Kiernan makes statement on California's SB 100 and further legislation

The following is a statement by Tom Kiernan, CEO of American Wind Energy Association on California Senate’s passage of SB 100 and on the need for legislators to pass further legislation on renewable procurement and on regionalization of the electricity market. 

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105,500 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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