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April 2015



With Orlando as the host city, North America’s premier wind energy event approaches

Companies and individuals representing the global utility scale wind energy industry will gather once more next month, as the American Wind Energy Association hosts its annual WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition — this time at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The event, to be held May 18-21, is the preeminent annual gathering of […]

DOE Unveils Updated Wind Vision Report

Study outlines long-term economic and environmental benefits of wind growth

The U.S. Department of Energy has released a new report looking at the future of wind power through 2050 and the economic benefits that come with a robust wind industry. The report, “Wind Vision: A New Era for Wind Power in the United States,” confirms that with technological advancements driving projected cost reductions, in combination […]

Wind Power Led New U.S. Electric Generation In 2014

Industry maintains overall fifth ranking among all generation sources

American wind power added significantly more new electricity than any other resource in 2014, according to U.S. Department of Energy data released in early March. Wind power generated 4.4 percent of all the electricity in America in 2014 and maintained its position as the fifth largest electricity source in the U.S., according to the latest […]

Thousands Attend EWEA OFFSHORE 2015 In Denmark

Over 8,000 delegates from 54 countries descended on Copenhagen this year to attend the EWEA OFFSHORE 2015 event at the Bella Center — the world’s largest offshore wind energy conference and exhibition. In addition to more than 430 exhibitors, the event saw keynote speeches from high-level political and industry players on the state of Europe’s […]