Wind Energy in New Jersey

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

Capacity and Generation

Installed Capacity 9 MW Source: American Wind Energy Association Market Report

Potential Capacity 945 MW Source: AWS Truepower, NREL

Annual Potential Generation
  • 2015 1,679 GWh
  • 2020 1,902 GWh
  • 2030 2,162 GWh
  • 2050 2,233 GWh
Source: AWS Truepower, NREL Annual Technology Baseline
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration's Open Data API, Electricity Net Generation.

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.

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in New Jersey.

Training Locations

Rowan College at Burlington County

Wind for Schools Project Locations

There are no Wind for Schools projects in New Jersey.

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 New Jersey is Northeast Wind Resource Center.

New Jersey 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.