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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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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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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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US wind power reaches milestone 100 gigawatts, 46 gigawatts more on the way

Additional key findings of the US wind industry third quarter 2019 report include:

  • Strongest third quarter for wind installations on record with 1,927 MW newly online;

  • Near-term wind advanced development pipeline reaches record 46.5 GW;

  • Nearly 6,000 MW of offshore wind projects in advanced development;

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AWEA statement supporting the introduction of the bipartisan Wind Energy Research and Development Act, led by Senators Tina Smith (D-Minn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine)

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) issued the following statement applauding the introduction of the bipartisan Wind Energy Research and Development Act by Senators Tina Smith (D-Minn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine)

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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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