Wind Energy in Arizona

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

Capacity & Generation

Installed Capacity 268 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 Arizona funded by DOE’s Wind Energy Technologies Office, visit the Wind R&D Projects Map and select Arizona from the dropdown menu.

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in Arizona.

Training Locations

Coconino Community College

Arizona Wind Application Center (Northern Arizona University)

Arizona State University

Wind for Schools Project Locations

Williams Elementary-Middle School

Saint Michael Indian School

The Orme School

Dilcon Community School

STAR Schools

Northeastern Arizona Technical Institute of Vocational Education (N.A.T.I.V.E)

Northern Arizona University (SHRM)

Little Singer Community School

Leupp Public School

Ponderosa High School

Hopi Day School

Arizona Offices & Organizations

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.

Interwest Energy Alliance

Interwest Energy Alliance is a leading regional driver for the responsible expansion of renewable energy in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. The non-profit trade association joins the nation’s renewable energy industry with the West’s advocacy community in a consensus-based, collaborative approach to market development in the West.

Northern Arizona University

Northern Arizona University is home to Arizona’s Wind for Schools Project. Supported by the U.S. Department of Energy, the project supports K-12 schools and community colleges in the process of installing small wind turbines and implementing wind energy curriculum in the state. Wind for Schools provides support to rural schools for the installation of anemometer equipment or small wind turbines. Wind for Schools staff members help school districts through the process of permitting and installing this equipment at selected schools, and provide ongoing technical support for the project installations.