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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
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WINDPOWER 2019

Registration is now open for WINDPOWER 2019! Register by December 21st using the promo code LAUNCH for discounts.

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Updated IRP Database

Members can now gain access to the updated IRP database which focuses on planned additions of wind and renewable energy.

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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

Feb
27-28
Conference

AWEA Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference

February 27-28, 2019 | Coronado, CA
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Mar
05-06
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AWEA Wind Power on Capitol Hill

March 05-06, 2019 | Washington, DC
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Mar
26-28
May
20-23
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AWEA WINDPOWER

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 supports a level playing field for energy storage technologies

Broad coalition of over 150 companies and energy groups ask Congress for a stand-alone storage ITC

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Leading wind companies announce new Wind Wildlife Research Fund at biannual meeting of 400 researchers in Saint Paul

First-of-its-kind fund will speed deployment of innovative solutions

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Things we’re thankful for in 2018

We have a lot to be thankful for so far in 2018. The wind industry is booming, offshore wind is scaling up, and industry growth is creating jobs and boosting rural economies. Wind continues to become more affordable, making way for a clean energy future in the US, and last week, we launched a new campaign to honor the veterans working in wind.

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New Lazard report: Wind is more affordable than ever

November is here, and that means peak foliage, turkey stuffing, and the release of Lazard’s Levelized Cost of Energy analysis. For electricity geeks, it’s an early holiday gift. And each year the gift keeps getting better and better for renewable energy.

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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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