About the American Wind Energy Association

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is the national trade association for the U.S. wind industry. With thousands of wind industry members and wind policy advocates, AWEA promotes wind energy as a clean source of electricity for American consumers.

Who we are: AWEA leaders & supporters

Membership & leadership

As the premier organization representing the interests of America’s wind energy industry, AWEA counts hundreds of organizations in its membership program. Our members are wind power project developers and parts manufacturers; utilities and researchers – organizations at the forefront of the wind energy industry.

Active members have an opportunity to serve on AWEA’s Board of Directors.

Advocates & partners

AWEA’s network of hundreds of thousands of wind energy activists hail from across the country, and these individuals call on their members of Congress to support wind energy through our advocacy program. Meanwhile, our Regional Partner organizations promote the growth of wind energy nationwide at the local and state levels.

Wind Solar Alliance

The Wind Solar Alliance (WSA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the transition to renewable energy as a means of strengthening the U.S. economy and reducing the environmental impacts of our energy use. WSA uses research, communications, and advocacy to raise awareness of the benefits of renewable energy and the need for energy and infrastructure policies that recognize and reward those benefits. Visit the Wind Solar Alliance website.