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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
George R. Brown Convention Center
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OMS Presentations

Select recordings from the last week's O&M and Safety Conference are available now in the AWEA Bookstore.

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Q4 Market Report

US wind power industry reports third strongest quarter ever for new capacity installations. AWEA Q4 market report available now.

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Wind IQ

A comprehensive, interactive online database that provides data on wind energy projects in the US. Updated January 30.

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Upcoming Events & Training

Mar
26-28
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AWEA Wind Project Siting and Environmental Compliance

March 26-28, 2019 | Albuquerque, NM
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May
20-23
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WINDPOWER 2019

May 20-23, 2019 | Houston, TX
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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 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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105k
Over 105,000 U.S. jobs across all 50 states
30%
Wind energy provides 30% of the electricity produced in four states.
Facts at a Glance

News, Blogs & Publications

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AWEA recognizes industry leaders in operations and safety

Invenergy, Apex Clean Energy, Third Planet Windpower, Wanzek Construction and Acciona were honored last week at AWEA’s O&M and Safety Conference

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The largest wind energy conference in the Western Hemisphere is coming to Houston and will bring together leaders from across many energy sectors to collaborate on a cleaner energy future

AWEA’s 2019 WINDPOWER Conference will highlight how wind and its growing list of partners and allies can, together, power the future with cost-competitive, clean energy

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Wind industry hires senior Iowa state legislator to advance policy in the “American Wind Belt”

Navy veteran Jeff Danielson will lead AWEA’s Central Region state policy program after 15 years in the Iowa State Senate and 25 years as a firefighter

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How do corporate wind deals benefit local communities?

More than ever, companies are looking to power their businesses using wind energy. Across the world, companies more than doubled the renewable energy contracts they signed between 2017 and 2018. And here in the U.S., 2018 was a record year for non-utility wind power deals. Altogether, non-utility buyers in the U.S. have contracted for more than 10,000 megawatts (MW) of wind energy to date, more than the entire installed capacity of Iowa, the country’s number two wind state.

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105,500 U.S. workers employed by wind.

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