Wind Energy in Florida

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

Capacity and Generation

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

Potential Capacity 38,245 MW Source: AWS Truepower, NREL

Annual Potential Generation
  • 2015 75,461 GWh
  • 2020 84,394 GWh
  • 2030 95,631 GWh
  • 2050 98,331 GWh
Source: AWS Truepower, NREL Annual Technology Baseline

Wind power potentials reflect the amount of wind power that is technologically possible to have installed in a given region. For more information, see the U.S. wind capacity and potential map and the Wind Vision Report.

Policies & Incentives

1 local wind energy ordinance

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in Florida.

Training Locations

Everglades University

Wind for Schools Project Locations

There are no Wind for Schools projects in Florida.

Regional Resource Center

Regional Resource Centers (RRCs) help address the unique challenges and opportunities of wind energy in key regions of the United States.

The RRC for Florida is Southeast Wind Energy Resource Center.

Florida Offices and 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.

Florida Office of Energy

The Office of Energy evaluates energy-related studies, analyses, and stakeholder input in order to recommend energy policies and programs that will move Florida toward a more diverse portfolio. Using available state and federal funds, the office develops and manage energy efficiency, renewable energy, and energy education programs throughout the state.

Southeastern Wind Coalition

The mission of the Southeastern Wind Coalition is to advance the wind industry in ways that result in net economic benefits to industry, utilities, ratepayers, and citizens of the Southeast. The coalition focuses on supply chain growth, economic development, job growth, and wind energy development in the region with solutions that are beneficial to industry and utilities and result in net economic benefits to citizens and ratepayers.