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Tri Global Expands Wind Energy Development

Tri Global Energy, an independent renewable energy company, says it has maintained its position as the leading developer of wind energy projects under construction...

AWEA Names its CLEANPOWER 2020 Conference Partners

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has named its partners for CLEANPOWER, a new exhibition hub that will bring together the utility-scale wind power,...

Nearly 10 GW of Wind Power Added to the U.S. Grid in 2019

The wind industry experienced its third strongest year on record in 2019, as project developers added 9,143 MW of wind power capacity to the...
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WINDPOWER 2017 Closes With Diverse Panel On Wind Trends

American wind power’s future growth will be driven by a diverse range of customers and trends, says the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), highlighting...

A Rundown Of AWEA’s WINDPOWER 2017

“Wind power has grown to be America’s largest source of renewable capacity because we’ve delivered on our promises," remarked AWEA CEO Tom Kiernan at this week's show in Anaheim, Calif.
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AWEA Announces New Board Chair, Members And Advisors

Tristan Grimbert, president and CEO of EDF Renewable Energy, has been elected chair of the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) board. He succeeds Chris...
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Energy Groups To Perry: Diverse Energy Sources Do Enhance Grid Reliability

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), along with the Solar Energy Industries Association, Advanced Energy Economy and the American Council on Renewable Energy, has...
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AWEA Hires Energy Policy Strategist Amy Farrell

Amy L. Farrell, a strategist and expert in energy, environmental and regulatory policy, has been named senior vice president for government and public affairs...
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American Wind Industry Boasts Strongest Start In Years

The wind turbines installed in the first three months of the year represent nearly 40,000 job years for U.S. workers, according to the American Wind Energy Association's first-quarter market report.
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Calif. State Senator De Leon To Keynote WINDPOWER

Renewable energy advocate Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin de Leon will be keynoting the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) WINDPOWER 2017, taking place in...

U.S. Wind Power Now Supports More Than 100,000 Jobs In All 50 States

Having installed more than 8 GW of new wind power for a second straight year, the U.S. industry now supports a record-high 102,500 jobs.
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DOE Reveals 2018 Collegiate Wind Competition Participants

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the 12 collegiate teams chosen to participate in the third Collegiate Wind Competition, taking place at next...
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Student Wind Turbine Challenge Comes to WINDPOWER 2017

The “National KidWind Challenge” is coming to the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) WINDPOWER 2017 Conference & Exhibition next month. The challenge is a wind...
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CanWEA Spring Forum To Delve Into Canada, U.S. Wind Action

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is highlighting the keynote addresses for its upcoming CanWEA Spring Forum, taking place on April 4-5 in Gatineau-Ottawa,...
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AWEA, IWEA: Expect Big Things For Iowa’s Wind Industry

By continuing to grow the state’s thriving wind industry, more than 17,000 wind-related jobs could be in Iowa by 2020, according to recent Navigant...

AWEA: Ohio Wind Industry In Jeopardy Under Proposed Bill

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is speaking out against a proposed Ohio bill that the group says would reduce the state’s renewable portfolio...

Four-Year U.S. Wind Forecast Sees Quarter-Million Jobs, 35 GW Of New Wind

The expansion of American wind power is poised to drive 248,000 jobs and $85 billion dollars in economic activity over the next four years,...
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With Five States In ’20 Percent And Up’ Club, Wind Thrives In Rural U.S.

Seeing as 99% of U.S. wind turbines are situated in rural areas, wind energy's steady growth has been accompanied by a surge of investment in rural America, says the American Wind Energy Association.

Study: Wind Turbines Posing Significant Threat To Hoary Bat Species

A new study from Bat Conversation International claims that wind turbines may be threatening the survival of one of North America’s most widespread migratory...

Move Over, Hydro: Wind Is Now The U.S.’ Biggest Renewable Energy Source

“Wind power isn’t a red or blue industry; it’s red, white and blue,” says Tom Kiernan, CEO of the American Wind Energy Association, which has just released results from the fourth quarter of 2016.

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