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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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Hotel Deadline

WINDPOWER is less than 5 weeks away. Make your plans to attend the Western Hemisphere’s largest wind power trade show.


Annual Report Release

The AWEA U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report, Year Ending 2018 is now available for download or purchase.

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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

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AWEA Quarterly Member Briefing

April 25, 2019 | Online Event
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May 20-23, 2019 | Houston, TX

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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TransWest Express Transmission Project passes another major development hurdle

Upgraded and expanded transmission infrastructure is essential to unlock homegrown renewable energy and further strengthen grid resilience

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FERC directs SPP to lift unjust membership exit fee

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) issued a statement in response to FERC directing SPP to eliminate the membership exit fee for non-transmission owners.

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AWEA endorses energy storage ITC bill in Senate

Encouraging investment in America’s energy storage systems would improve grid resilience, create new clean energy jobs and bring the grid into the 21st century

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AWEA statement on President Trump’s energy and infrastructure executive orders

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) issued a statement reacting to President Trump’s new executive orders on energy and infrastructure.

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114,000 U.S. workers employed by wind.

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