Wind Energy in Michigan

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

Capacity & Generation

Installed Capacity 1,904 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 Michigan funded by DOE’s Wind Energy Technologies Office, visit the Wind R&D Projects Map and select Michigan from the dropdown menu.

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in Michigan.

Training Locations

Henry Ford Community College

Michigan Institute of Aviation and Technology

St. Clair County Community College

Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Muskegon Community College

Lansing Community College

Delta College

Lawrence Technical University

Macomb Community College

Northwestern Michigan College

Oakland Community College

Monroe County Community College

Wind for Schools Project Locations

There are no Wind for Schools projects in Michigan.

Michigan 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.

Environmental Law and Policy Center

The Environmental Law and Policy Center works with colleagues throughout the region to create new jobs and spur economic growth with wind power. The group's work includes expert policy analysis and testimony, as well as coordination with clean tech innovators, manufacturers, developers, and policymakers to identify new opportunities for wind power.

Michigan Public Service Commission Renewable Energy

Learn more about Michigan's renewable energy standard.

Wind on the Wires

Wind on the Wires is a non-profit organization whose 40-plus members include wind and solar developers and manufacturers; non-profit environmental, public interest, and clean energy advocacy organizations; tribal representatives; farmer organizations; and other businesses that support renewable energy. Wind on the Wires creates new opportunities for renewables to participate in the energy marketplace, drives grid policy and transmission planning, and conducts broad education and outreach activities in the Midwest.