Wind Energy in Arkansas

Find wind data and information in Arkansas, including maps, capacity, ordinances, and more in these areas:

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

Capacity & Generation

Installed Capacity 0 MW Source: American Wind Energy Association Market Report

MW Under Construction 180 MW Source: American Wind Energy Association Market Report

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

U.S. Wind Turbine Database

map of wind turbines in Arkansas

The United States Wind Turbine Database (USWTDB) provides the locations of land-based and offshore wind turbines in the United States, corresponding wind project information, and turbine technical specifications. The creation of this database was jointly funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Wind Energy Technologies Office via the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Electricity Markets and Policy Group, the U.S. Geological Survey Energy Resources Program, and the American Wind Energy Association.

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in Arkansas.

Training Locations

Arkansas State University

John Brown University


Wind for Schools Project Locations

There are no Wind for Schools projects in Arkansas.

Policies & Incentives

Arkansas Incentives

View current Arkansas renewable energy incentives on the DSIRE website.

Renewable Portfolio Standard

There are no Renewable Portfolio Standards for Arkansas.

There are no wind ordinances in Arkansas.

See ordinances in other states or check the DSIRE database of federal and state renewable energy policies and incentives.

AR Cities with 100% Renewable Energy Commitments
  • Fayetteville - 2050

Arkansas Offices & Organizations

25x'25 Alliance

The 25x’25 Alliance is dedicated to securing 25% of the nation’s energy needs from renewable sources by the year 2025.

Arkansas Advanced Energy Association

The Arkansas Advanced Energy Association is dedicated to growing the state’s economy through expanded utilization of advanced energy technologies.

Arkansas Energy Office

The Arkansas Energy Office promotes energy efficiency, clean technology, and sustainable strategies that encourage economic development, energy security, and the environmental well-being for all citizens of Arkansas.

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.

The Wind Coalition

The Wind Coalition is the industry trade association created to promote the development of the wind energy resource as a clean, reliable, affordable, and infinite source of power. The Wind Coalition is the wind energy industry’s voice within the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and Southwest Power Pool (SPP) systems, which include Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Arkansas, Missouri, New Mexico, and Louisiana. The organization works to expand transmission capacity, increase wind power use within the region, and facilitate wind power export.