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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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WINDPOWER will continue as the heart of CLEANPOWER, with the addition of exhibition space and conference programming for utility-scale solar, storage, and other clean energy technologies.

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Safety Campaign

Take a Hand in Safety, Protect These Tools, focuses on hand safety awareness for wind energy workers and equips them with the knowledge they need to work safely and efficiently.

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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 Clean Energy Executive Summit 2019

November 19-21, 2019 | Carlsbad, CA
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CLEANPOWER 2020 Exhibitor Meeting

January 21, 2020 | Denver, CO
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AWEA Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference 2020

February 26-27, 2020 | San Diego, 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 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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AWEA applauds GREEN Act released by Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA)

Tax policy parity with other sectors critical to meet consumer demand for clean energy

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Fact Check: Robert Bryce continues pushing anti-wind fallacies

Robert Bryce has a long history of promoting untruths about renewable energy. So much so that more than 50 journalists and educators once submitted a petition to then-New York Times Public Editor Arthur Brisbane, imploring the paper to call out the special interest funding ties of op-ed writers...So it’s not surprising to see Bryce spreading more misinformation about wind energy in The Hill. Here’s a breakdown of what he gets wrong this time.

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Introducing Offshore Wind Weekly

We’re excited to announce that we have expanded our partnership with North America’s largest B2B publisher, MultiView, to produce our brand-new email newsletter, the Offshore Wind Weekly. We know how important it is to have direct access to the latest information, trends, and developments in our ever-changing field of practice. With this customized news brief, we’re proud to offer subscribers a hand-curated selection of relevant news and updates.

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AWEA hires Missouri utilities commissioner to facilitate further wind power growth in America’s “Wind Belt”

Veteran regulator will lead AWEA’s Central Region’s efforts to address issues among operators and state and federal regulators

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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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