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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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Updated IRP Database

Access the updated (as of 1/10) IRP database which focuses on planned additions of wind & renewable energy.

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OMS 2019

Register for the Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference by Friday, January 18th to take advantage of the early bird rate.

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Wind IQ

A comprehensive, interactive online database that provides data on wind energy projects in the US. Updated October 25.

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Upcoming Events & Training


AWEA Quarterly Member Briefing

January 30, 2019 | Online Event

WINDPOWER 2019 Exhibitor Update

February 06, 2019 | Online Event

AWEA Wind Project O&M and Safety

February 27-28, 2019 | Coronado, CA

AWEA Wind Power on Capitol Hill

March 05-06, 2019 | Washington, DC

AWEA Wind Project Siting and Environmental Compliance

March 26-28, 2019 | Albuquerque, NM

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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AWEA statement on New York 9 GW offshore wind target

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) issued the following statement reacting to Gov. Cuomo’s offshore wind announcement.

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How are utilities changing their electric generating mixes? Find out in the IRP Database

How can we stay up-to-date on these changes? And more importantly, what role will wind energy play in the future energy mix? One effective method is tracking electric utilities’ integrated resource plans (IRP), and the AWEA Utility IRP Database is here to help keep you in-the-know about important changes.

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

Senator earns recognition from AWEA for advancing Iowa cash crop: wind energy

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2018 highlights: Wind power takes wildlife conservation to the next level

Last year, the American Wind Wildlife Institute (AWWI) celebrated its 10 year anniversary. And there was no better way to mark the occasion than the creation of the new Wind Wildlife Research Fund.

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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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