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DOE Announces National Offshore Wind R&D Consortium

Nov. 28, 2018

DOE-Funded Drivetrain Testing Facility Contributes to Job Creation in South Carolina

Nov. 28, 2018

DOE's Wind R&D Projects Map Updated

Nov. 14, 2018

Podcast: NREL Researcher Discusses U.S. Offshore Wind Standards Initiative

Nov. 14, 2018

DOE Announces Funding for Advanced Wind Turbine Generator R&D

Nov. 14, 2018

DOE Announces FY 2019 Phase I Release 2 Topics

Oct. 29, 2018

Celebrating Another Year of Progress for U.S. Offshore Wind

Oct. 12, 2018

Combined Wind and Solar Made up at Least 20% of Electric Generation in 10 States in 2017

Oct. 11, 2018

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Releases Request for Proposal for Collegiate Wind Competition 2020

Oct. 9, 2018

U.S. Wind Turbine Database and Map Updated

Oct. 1, 2018

DOE Publishes Environmental Assessment for LEEDCo's Icebreaker Project

Oct. 1, 2018

New Research Finds Sound from Offshore Wind Farm Operations Has “No Detectable Effect” on Marine Environment

Sept. 21, 2018

KidWind Challenge Season Recap: 35,000 Students Reached by Activities

Sept. 18, 2018

Rhode Island Releases Clean Energy Jobs Report

Sept. 18, 2018

Report Examines the Role of Distributed Energy Resources in Today's Grid Transition

Sept. 18, 2018

State University of New York Maritime College to Offer Offshore Wind Industry Training Programs

Sept. 12, 2018

Wind Is Most Prevalent Renewable Source in 16 States

Sept. 11, 2018

New York State Invests $15 Million in Clean Energy Workforce Development and Training Programs

Sept. 4, 2018

Updated Guide to Purchasing Green Power Available

Sept. 1, 2018

DOE 2017 Wind Market Reports Indicate Strong Wind Power Installation Trends and Falling Prices

Aug. 23, 2018

Wind Market Reports Show Strong Wind Power Installation Trends and Falling Costs

Aug. 23, 2018

DOE Reports Reveal Top Four Trends in the U.S. Wind Market

Aug. 23, 2018

It’s a Breeze to Teach Wind Energy with These STEM Resources

Aug. 21, 2018

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Researcher Discusses Floating Wind Technology

Aug. 21, 2018

Distributed Wind Case Studies Available

Aug. 21, 2018

U.S. Department of Energy Selects 15 Tribal Energy Infrastructure Deployment Projects

Aug. 15, 2018


Associations Allow Landowners to Collaborate on Wind Energy Developments

Aug. 3, 2018

Audio with Paul Stout, board member, Coalition of Renewable Energy Landowners.

U.S. Army Program Transitions Soldiers and Veterans to Wind Technician Careers

Aug. 3, 2018

More than 90,000 Megawatts of Wind Energy Capacity Now Installed in the United States

July 26, 2018

Houston Matters Explores the Future of Offshore Wind Energy

July 19, 2018

Environmental Protection Agency Releases Guide to Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

July 17, 2018

New Tribal Energy Atlas Assists with Analyzing Energy Options

July 17, 2018

New Resource Shows Challenges and Advances in Renewable Energy Integration

July 12, 2018

Stakeholders Convene to Discuss Minimizing Wildlife Impacts

July 11, 2018


Report Shows Wind Energy’s Benefits and Potential Savings to Farmers

July 11, 2018

Audio with Francisca Pretorius, policy analyst, Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University.

American Wind Wildlife Institute Publishes Analysis of Bat Data

July 10, 2018

Three Massachusetts Colleges Collaborate to Offer Students Offshore Wind Opportunities

June 29, 2018

Energy Department Announces $18.5 Million for Offshore Wind Research

June 15, 2018

National Wind Coordinating Collaborative Launches New Website

June 4, 2018

Northeast Ocean Data Portal Updated

June 4, 2018

Wind Vision Roadmap Updated

May 24, 2018

New Jersey Sets Goal of 3,500 Megawatts of Offshore Wind by 2030

May 23, 2018

Massachusetts Selects Vineyard Wind Project to Provide 800 Megawatts of Offshore Wind

May 23, 2018

Rhode Island Selects Revolution Wind Project to Provide 400 Megawatts of Offshore Wind Energy

May 23, 2018

Energy Department Announces Nearly $13 Million in Small Business Research and Development Funding

May 21, 2018

New Berkeley Lab Study Explores Impacts of High Variable Renewable Energy Futures

May 21, 2018

U.S. Department of Energy Announces REpowering Schools Partnership to Advance Wind Curricula

May 17, 2018

California Offshore Wind Energy Gateway Launched

May 15, 2018

The California State University Maritime Academy Blows Away Competition at 3rd Biennial Collegiate Wind Competition

May 11, 2018

Energy Department-Funded Wind Profilers Feed National Weather Forecasts

May 8, 2018

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Releases Major Update to Wind Energy Dataset

May 8, 2018

Wind Farms Boost Tax Base for Local U.S. Governments

May 7, 2018


Rural Landowners and Wind Farm Development Part II

May 2, 2018

Audio with Jan Kochis, a Colorado crop and livestock farmer and chair of the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union.

California Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Denmark on Offshore Wind

May 1, 2018

2018 Massachusetts Offshore Wind Workforce Assessment Available

April 26, 2018

U.S. Department of Energy Releases U.S. Wind Turbine Database and Viewer

April 19, 2018

American Wind Energy Association Publishes 2017 Market Report

April 17, 2018

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Publishes Analysis of the Value of Offshore Wind along the U.S. Eastern Coast

April 16, 2018

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Publishes 2017 State of Wind Development in the Regions Report

April 16, 2018

High School Students Working Toward a Career in Wind

April 14, 2018

U.S. Department of the Interior Proposes Sale for Wind Energy Leases off the Massachusetts Coast

April 11, 2018


Rural Landowners and Wind Farm Development Part I

April 4, 2018

Audio with Jan Kochis, a Colorado crop and livestock farmer and chair of the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union.

Fisheries Research Collaboration Announced with UMass Dartmouth’s School for Marine Science and Technology and Offshore Wind Developer

March 19, 2018

This Utility Wants Excess Texas Wind to Power Electric Cars

March 9, 2018

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Researcher Receives Distinguished Service Award

March 6, 2018

“Shark Tank”-Style Pitch Event Expands Northern Arizona University's DOE Collegiate Wind Competition Team

Feb. 27, 2018

Watch National Renewable Energy Laboratory Researchers Put Wind Turbine Blades to the Test

Feb. 27, 2018


Rush Creek Wind Farm an Economic Boon for Rural Colorado Area

Feb. 26, 2018

Audio with Tim Brown, third-generation wheat farmer and Colorado Farm Bureau board member.

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Explains Why Minimum Generation Is Key to Maximum Renewable Integration

Feb. 22, 2018

Western Utility Announces Wind Energy Expansion to Power 450,000 Homes

Feb. 20, 2018

2018 Sustainable Energy in America Factbook Available

Feb. 15, 2018

The WETO Peer Review Report Is Here!

Feb. 13, 2018

Going for Gold: Four Winning STEM Student Competitions in 2018

Feb. 13, 2018

AT&T to Purchase 520 Megawatts of Wind Power

Feb. 8, 2018

New Bedford, Massachusetts Prepares for the Offshore Wind Industry

Feb. 6, 2018

NREL Publishes Assessment of Economic Potential of Distributed Wind in Colorado, Minnesota, and New York

Feb. 1, 2018

New Jersey Governor Signs Executive Order to Pursue Offshore Wind Power

Jan. 31, 2018

2016 Data Book Shows Continued Growth of Renewable Electricity

Jan. 31, 2018

American Wind Energy Association Publishes Fourth Quarter 2017 Market Report

Jan. 30, 2018


Program Helps Bring Distributed Wind Projects to Rural America

Jan. 29, 2018

Audio with Jon Miles, James Madison University professor and director of the Center for Wind Energy.

New York State Releases Offshore Wind Master Plan

Jan. 29, 2018

EERE Success Story: DOE-Funded Clemson Dynamometer to Test Next-Generation Wind Drivetrain

Jan. 25, 2018

Wind Turbines in Extreme Weather: Solutions for Hurricane Resiliency

Jan. 23, 2018

Amazon Wind Farm Providing Economic Benefits to North Carolina Counties

Jan. 22, 2018

Nike Enters Power Purchase Agreement for 86 Megawatts of Wind Power

Jan. 18, 2018

Webcast of Southern New England Offshore Wind Energy Science Forum Available for Viewing

Jan. 15, 2018

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Releases Offshore Wind Draft Design Guidelines, Invites Stakeholder Input

Jan. 12, 2018

NREL Announces New Technology Development and Innovation Project Selections

Jan. 11, 2018

Maryland Energy Administration Announces Offshore Wind Business and Workforce Development Program Award Winners

Jan. 10, 2018

Nearly Half of U.S. Utility-Scale Capacity Installed in 2017 Came from Renewables

Jan. 10, 2018

New Lesson Plans Teach Openwind® Siting Software to College Students

Jan. 8, 2018

Xcel Solicitation Returns Record-Low Bids for Renewable Energy Plus Storage

Jan. 8, 2018

New York State to Seek 800 Megawatts of Offshore Wind Power

Jan. 2, 2018

Wyoming Ranch Benefits from Partnership with Wind Energy

Dec. 28, 2017

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Launches Electrification Futures Study Series

Dec. 20, 2017

U.S. Conditions Drive Innovation in Offshore Wind Foundations

Dec. 19, 2017

Partners in Oklahoma Panhandle Energy Project Plan for Future Wind Technician Jobs

Dec. 19, 2017

2017 Office of Indian Energy Program Review Presentations Now Available

Dec. 15, 2017