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Upcoming Webinar to Shine Light on Role of Community Benefit Agreements in Wind Energy Development

Feb. 6, 2024

Twelve Teams Selected to Advance to 2024 Collegiate Wind Competition Final Event

Jan. 31, 2024

WINDExchange Release Community Benefits Guide and More in Newsletter #227

Oct. 24, 2023

WINDExchange's newsletter from the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2024 shares a new community benefits guide along with other wind energy news and upcoming events, including Justice Week 2024.

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How to Bring Wind Energy Back to School with You This Year

Sept. 12, 2023

Whether you’re a student or an educator, learn how you can take advantage of opportunities to join the next generation of the expanding wind energy workforce.

First-Ever Gulf of Mexico Offshore Wind Energy Auction

Aug. 29, 2023

First leasing area in the Gulf of Mexico sold for offshore wind energy development.

Fourth Major Offshore Wind Energy Project Approved

Aug. 22, 2023

To advance offshore wind energy deployment, the U.S. Department of the Interior approves a new project off Rhode Island that will power homes and offer jobs.

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Seven Ways Wind Energy Lights a Path to U.S. Energy Independence

July 14, 2023

As we celebrate our nation’s independence this month, let’s look at seven ways wind energy is helping the United States achieve energy independence.

Recording Available: Offshore Wind and Communities: Perspectives on Local Impacts

June 28, 2023

Watch a recording of the WINDExchange webinar focused on the ways offshore wind energy projects can affect nearby communities.

Exploring Offshore Wind Energy Opportunities in the Great Lakes

June 26, 2023

Study finds offshore wind energy potential in the U.S. Great Lakes

Interior Department Proposes Rule to Bolster Solar and Wind Development on Public Lands, Continue Progress on Efficient and Responsible Permitting

June 15, 2023

Renewable energy regulations updated to promote the development of solar and wind energy on public lands.

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How Wind Energy Companies Can Connect with Internship Applicants

April 18, 2023

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Wind Energy Technologies Office helps address the wind industry’s workforce needs through various efforts. Based on a recent study from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, a research team developed four recommendations to help companies connect with interns and establish these mutually beneficial relationships

Recording Available: Building the Offshore Wind Supply Chain and Workforce

March 27, 2023

Watch the recording of the March 2, 2023, webinar on the current state and future needs of the U.S. offshore wind energy workforce and supply chain.