Wind Energy in New York
Find wind data and information in New York, including maps, capacity, ordinances, and more.
Capacity & Generation
Installed Capacity 1,987 MW Source: American Wind Energy Association Market ReportSource: U.S. Energy Information Administration's Open Data API, Electricity Net Generation.
WETO R&D Projects
To view a list of wind research and development projects in New York funded by DOE’s Wind Energy Technologies Office, visit the Wind R&D Projects Map and select New York from the dropdown menu.
Wind Education & Training
Career training and projects at schools in New York.
Wind for Schools Project Locations
Policies & Incentives
20 local wind energy ordinances
New York Offices & Organizations
The Alliance for Clean Energy New York is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit membership organization. Clean energy industry and environmental interests work together and provide public policy and market support, public education and outreach, and coalition building to promote renewable electricity technologies and energy efficiency in New York State to increase energy diversity and security and boost economic development.
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.
A diverse coalition of environmental groups, offshore wind power developers, environmental justice and community advocates, academics, and consultants form the New York Offshore Wind Alliance, a project of the Alliance for Clean Energy New York. The organization's mission is to promote policies leading to offshore wind development off the coast of New York State and to secure a commitment from New York officials to develop 5,000 megawatts of offshore wind power by 2030.