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Sen. Markey receives “U.S. Wind Champion Award”

07 October 2019

AWEA presents awards to Members of Congress who exemplify America’s leadership and support for wind power.

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New York Independent System Operator’s carbon pricing proposal would be an economic win for New York

03 October 2019

New study finds carbon pricing can help New York State meet clean energy goals faster, more reliably, and at lower cost

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Take a Hand in Safety: AWEA launches new worker safety campaign

01 October 2019

Improving on-the-job hand safety is the focus of this year’s October Safety Campaign

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Dominion Energy plans America’s largest offshore wind farm

20 September 2019

Proposal could help grow Virginia’s economy and meet ambitious renewable energy goals set this week by Governor Northam

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CLEANPOWER 2020 conference chairs announced

18 September 2019

Industry leaders from Vestas and Xcel Energy to shape inaugural event for renewable energy industry

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Senator Boozman Visits LM Wind Power Production Plant in Recognition of American Wind Week

15 August 2019

Production plant employs more than 500 to manufacture turbine blades for wind farms in the region

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AWEA statement on Vineyard Wind delay

09 August 2019

Dept. of Interior decision to delay Vineyard offshore wind project undermines US energy dominance agenda and the potential $70 billion US offshore wind supply chain

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Wind powers opportunity: American Wind Week 2019 kicks off August 11

08 August 2019

America celebrates wind energy leadership at farms, factories, and ports across the nation

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Record US wind farm development activity in 2Q driven by Fortune 500 brands, utilities, and state calls for offshore projects

01 August 2019

Key findings of the US wind industry second quarter 2019 report:

  • Record wind capacity under construction or advanced development, reaching nearly 42 GW;

  • Long-term contract volume for wind capacity is up 10 percent over the first half of 2018, buyers include Hormel Foods, Walmart, and Target;

  • Three states set new offshore wind targets and N.J. greenlighted the largest offshore project in the country to date;

  • A growing number of wind farms are selecting turbines nearly twice as powerful as the recent fleet average;

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Post-show report: WINDPOWER 2019 Conference attendees caught a glimpse of the multi-tech trade show future

24 July 2019

WINDPOWER 2020 will be housed within CLEANPOWER, an efficient new exhibition hub featuring wind, solar, storage and more

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Ohio House Bill 6 passage will lead to higher electric bills, fewer jobs, and lost clean energy investment

23 July 2019

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) expressed concern as the Ohio legislature took a major backwards step in its commitment to clean energy by passing House Bill 6 today.

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Gov. Cuomo announces largest procurement of offshore wind power in US history

18 July 2019

New York selects two projects totaling nearly 1,700 MW in state’s first call for offshore wind project proposals