Wind Energy in Alaska

Find wind data and information in Alaska, including maps, capacity, ordinances, and more.

Capacity & Generation

Installed Capacity 63 MW Source: American Wind Energy Association Market Report

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration's Open Data API, Electricity Net Generation.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration. Net Generation from Wind. Updated Annually.

WETO R&D Projects

To view a list of wind research and development projects in Alaska funded by DOE’s Wind Energy Technologies Office, visit the Wind R&D Projects Map and select Alaska from the dropdown menu.

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in Alaska.

Training Locations

Alaska Wind-Diesel Wind Application Center (University of Alaska)

Northwestern Alaska Career and Technical Center

Wind for Schools Project Locations

Sherrod Elementary School

U.S. Coast Guard - Juneau

Begich Middle School

Kodiak High School

Mat-Su College

Mt. Edgecumbe High School

Northwestern Alaska Career and Technical Center

Alaska Offices & Organizations

Alaska Energy Authority Wind Energy Program

This site provides wind maps, case studies, anemometer information, and publications.

Clean Energy Group

Clean Energy Group is a leading national, nonprofit organization working on innovative policy, technology, and finance programs in the areas of clean energy and climate change. The group's projects concentrate on climate and clean energy issues at the state, national, and international levels and include stakeholders from governments and the private and nonprofit sectors. Clean Energy Group assists states to create and implement innovative practices and public funding programs for clean energy project deployment; creates networks of U.S. and international policy makers to address climate stabilization strategies; and advances effective distributed innovation theories, finance, and commercialization tools for new climate technologies.

Renewable Energy Alaska Project: Wind

Renewable Energy Alaska Project is a coalition of large and small Alaska utilities; businesses; conservation and consumer groups; Alaska Native organizations; and municipal, state, and federal entities with an interest in developing Alaska’s vast renewable energy resources.