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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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#AmericanWindWeek is a celebration of how wind works for our country. Elected officials and wind supporters will join together at in-person events and online to show their support.

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Annual Report Release

A comprehensive look at the 2018 U.S. wind energy industry, including wind projects, wind turbine and component manufacturing, market rankings and key industry players.

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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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Quarterly Member Briefing

July 31, 2019 | Online Event
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American Wind Week

August 11-17, 2019 | Across the U.S.
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AWEA Wind Resource & Project Energy Assessment Conference

September 10-11, 2019 | Renton, WA 
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AWEA Wind Energy Finance & Investment Conference

October 10-11, 2019 | New York, NY

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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Gov. Cuomo announces largest procurement of offshore wind power in US history

New York selects two projects totaling nearly 1,700 MW in state’s first call for offshore wind project proposals

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AWEA hires veteran regulatory attorney to lead offshore wind advocacy

Laura Smith Morton will guide industry policy and regulatory strategies through crucial growth period

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AWEA: Offshore wind tax credit extension will jumpstart US industry

Two bills introduced in the Senate would extend the offshore wind Investment Tax Credit, drive infrastructure investment, and create American jobs

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AWEA statement on the introduction of National Renewable Electricity Standard legislation in the Senate

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) issued a statement in support of the Renewable Electricity Standard Act of 2019 introduced by Senator Tom Udall (D-NM), along with Senators Martin Heinrich (D-NM), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Tina Smith (D-MN), and Angus King (I–ME).

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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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