Energy Department Publishes 2018 Distributed Wind Market Report Overview

May 16, 2019

The U.S. Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is preparing the 2018 Distributed Wind Market Report for release in summer 2019. This report details market research, data, and analysis to help the industry and policymakers understand distributed wind issues in the United States.

An overview of the full report is available now. It highlights the increasing domination of large turbines for wind capacity, the foreseeable growth of small wind deployment, distributed wind’s contribution to hybrid energy systems, and the growing capacity size of turbines used in distributed applications.

When released, the full report will be available at energy.gov/windreport.