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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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COVID-19 Update

AWEA is monitoring the coronavirus outbreak. We’re working to understand the impact on the U.S. wind industry and global supply chains. Our focus remains protecting American jobs and our workforce.

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CLEANPOWER Call for Proposals

The 2021 event will showcase exhibitors & conference programming specifically for utility-scale wind, solar and storage, as well as focus on key, strategic issues that impact the renewables community.

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Q3 Member Briefing

Tune in Thursday, October 29th for a first look at the Wind Powers America Third Quarter 2020 Report, as well as Policy and Advocacy updates from our Government and Public Affairs team.

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Upcoming Events & Training

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Beyond Zero Injuries

October 22, 2020 | Online Event
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27
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What Kind of Leader are You?

October 27, 2020 | Online Event
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29
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AWEA's Quarterly Member Briefing October 2020

October 29, 2020 | Online Event
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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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120K
Over 120,000 U.S. jobs across all 50 states
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Wind energy provides 20% of the electricity produced in six states.
Facts at a Glance

News, Blogs & Publications

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American Wind Energy Association Statement on Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act

Washington D.C. – The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) today issued the following statement after leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced the Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act, which includes national targets for offshore wind development: 

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AWEA Comment on FERC Carbon Pricing Policy Statement

FERC’s move encourages states to continue considering carbon pricing in their electricity markets.

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AWEA Statement on Collaboration between Hydropower Industry and Environmental Community

Hydropower to help integrate wind and solar energy resources, helping move toward the joint vision to reach a majority renewables American electric grid within a decade

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Energy agencies’ analysis concludes extreme, climate-related heat wave and a lack of planning were the primary causes of California’s August power outages

AWEA-California: “The only surefire solution to preventing outages in the future is state leadership and action on clean energy.”
 

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120,000 U.S. workers employed by wind.

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