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6/27/2012 GA Wind Powering America Hosts 11th Annual All-States Summit
7/20/2012 Great Lakes Wind Collaborative Blog Post Highlights Positive Wind Energy Research Studies
7/23/2012 IL Schools
Illinois Wind for Schools Program: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
7/24/2012 Small Wind
NABCEP Seeks Input from Small Wind Industry
7/24/2012 Small Wind
Econ. Dev.
Wind Power Use No-Brainer for Hotel Owner
7/30/2012 AZ Native Americans
Schools
Native American Schools in Arizona to Install Wind Turbines: A Wind Powering America Success Story
7/31/2012 IA Schools
Econ. Dev.
Spirit Lake School District Case Study
7/31/2012 Clean Energy States Alliance Launches New Offshore Wind Works Website
8/7/2012 Public Lands
Army Announces $7 Billion Action to Support Renewable Energy
8/8/2012 KS Community Hospital Rebuilds Better with Wind Energy
8/15/2012 New England Wind Projects Map Updated
8/16/2012 Gemini Energy Services Expands Its Workforce by Hiring Military Veterans: A Wind Powering America Success Story
8/28/2012 Agricultural
Small Wind
Econ. Dev.
Policy
Web-Based Tool Updated to Aid in Evaluating Best Use of Incentive Dollars
8/28/2012 Siting
Mapping Tool Helps Wind Energy Companies Screen Early for Critical Habitat, Potential Wildlife Impacts
9/5/2012 ME Schools
Camden Hills Regional High School's WindPlanners: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
9/25/2012 Schools
DOE Wind Program Funds University of Wisconsin-Madison Wind Workforce Development Efforts: A Wind Powering America Success Story
9/25/2012 PA Schools
Pennsylvania Wind for Schools Project Celebrates its First Wind Turbine Installation and Welcomes Three New Host Schools
9/25/2012 Wind Powering America Produces Newsletter Postcard
10/1/2012 October Is Energy Awareness Month
10/8/2012 MI Agricultural
Econ. Dev.
Gratiot County Wind Project Case Study
10/9/2012 WY Public Lands
Department of the Interior Authorizes Landmark Wyoming Wind Project Site
10/17/2012 American Wind Energy Association Publishes Third-Quarter 2012 Market Report
10/19/2012 Agricultural
USDA Announces REAP Funding for 244 Projects
10/22/2012 NE Schools
Dan McGuire Discusses Nebraska Wind Energy in New YouTube Video
10/22/2012 MN Schools
Mahtomedi Zephyr Wind Project Is Community Effort
10/22/2012 Small Wind
Policy
DOE Funds Distributed Wind Policy Comparison Tool Update
10/22/2012 VA Schools
Virginia to Complete Two More Wind for Schools Turbine Installations: A Wind Powering America Success Story
10/22/2012 RI Hodges Badge Company Wind Project Case Study
11/7/2012 Schools
Schools Experience Benefits of Wind Energy Firsthand
11/19/2012 MA Agricultural
Public Lands
Public Power
Small Wind
Econ. Dev.
Policy
Siting
Workshop Explores Information's Role in Wind Project Siting: A Wind Powering America Success Story
12/3/2012 Econ. Dev.
CEMEX Wind Turbine Project Case Study
12/4/2012 CO Wind Wildlife Research Meeting Presents Latest Findings
12/12/2012 Energy Department Announces New U.S. Offshore Wind Projects Investments
12/12/2012 IL Schools
Small Wind
Western Illinois University Installs Small Wind Turbine
12/17/2012 Schools
Econ. Dev.
Colorado's Huerfano County Welcomes Wind Energy Development: A Wind Powering America Success Story
12/17/2012 U.S. Offshore Wind Collaborative Launches Offshore WindHub
12/18/2012 IL Schools
Illinois Wind for Schools Program Accepting Applications for 2013-2014 Program
12/20/2012 Agricultural
Econ. Dev.
Water Conservation Just One of Many Reasons to Support Wind Energy
12/31/2012 OH Case Study: Pearl Road Auto Parts, Cleveland, Ohio
1/8/2013 Schools
U.S. Department of Energy, Wind Program Initiates Inaugural National Collegiate Wind Competition
1/14/2013 MA Policy
State Regulatory and Legislative Updates
1/14/2013 MA Wind Project Development Updates
1/14/2013 MA Towns throughout New England Acting to Exert Local Control over Wind Siting
1/14/2013 MA Wind Energy and Public Health: Research, Discussion, and the Future
1/14/2013 MA New England Offshore Wind Advances on Several Fronts
1/14/2013 MA ISO New England Updates
1/14/2013 MA New England Wind Forum Helps You Follow Wind-Related Events
1/14/2013 MA New England Interview: Stephan Wollenburg, Green Energy Program Director of Energy Consumers Alliance of New England
1/14/2013 Small Wind
Small Wind Guidebook Now Available in OpenEI
1/14/2013 MA New England Wind Forum Publishes Newsletter, Website Updates
1/25/2013 Agricultural
Policy
Wind Energy PTC Extension Essential, Beneficial for Rural America, Entire U.S.
1/28/2013 Schools
Wind for Schools Project Enters 2013 with 124 Turbine Installations and Lessons to Share: A Wind Powering America Success Story
1/28/2013 AZ Schools
Landing a Job in the Wind Industry: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
1/29/2013 KS Kansas State University Videos Explore Wind Energy
1/30/2013 Responses Posted to DOE Inaugural National Collegiate Wind Competition RFP Questions
2/11/2013 Native Americans
White Earth Nation Installs Turbines: A Wind Powering America Success Story
2/21/2013 Public Power
Energy Department Honors South Dakota and Alaska Electric Cooperatives with 2012 Wind Cooperative of the Year Awards
2/25/2013 Small Wind
Providing Incentives to Help Grow Small Wind: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
2/28/2013 Agricultural
Wind for Schools Program Impacting Nation's Renewable Energy Future
3/11/2013 VT Public Lands
Case Study: Burke Mountain Wind Turbine, East Burke, Vermont
3/14/2013 Agricultural
Schools
Wind Applications Center Valuable Resource for Wind for Schools Partners
3/25/2013 VI U.S. Virgin Islands Begins Collecting Wind Resource Data: A Wind Powering America Success Story
3/25/2013 VA Siting
Milestone Cleared for Offshore Wind Energy Research Lease in Virginia
3/29/2013 Agricultural
Small Wind
USDA Announces Notice of Funding Availability for the Rural Energy for America Program
4/8/2013 New U.S. Offshore Wind Supply Chain Development Resources Available
4/8/2013 AK Developing Wind Energy Projects in Alaska: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
4/8/2013 NE Schools
Senator Introduces Legislation to Fund Nebraska Wind for Schools Project
4/11/2013 Schools
DOE Announces Inaugural Collegiate Wind Competition Teams
4/14/2013 Agricultural
Small Wind
Small Wind Certification Important For Wind Industry
4/22/2013 PA Schools
Middle School Students Compete in Second Annual Pennsylvania KidWind Challenge
5/1/2013 Agricultural
Small Wind
Small Wind Certification Council Works to Ensure Wind Industry's Credibility
5/6/2013 IL Schools
Illinois Wind for Schools Program Selects Partner Schools
5/6/2013 WI Case Study: Port of Milwaukee Wind Turbine
5/20/2013 Native Americans
Energy Department Announces $7 Million to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities
5/20/2013 Baring-Gould Receives Champion Award from Women of Wind Energy
5/20/2013 Econ. Dev.
NREL Launches Renewable Energy Optimization Tool Website
5/20/2013 Wind Powering America Announces Outstanding Partner Awards
5/21/2013 IL Wind Powering America Hosts 12th Annual All-States Summit: A Wind Powering America Success Story
6/3/2013 DOE Releases Wind Powering America Impact Study
6/3/2013 ME University of Maine Launches First U.S. Grid-Connected Offshore Wind Turbine
6/3/2013 NY Case Study: Town of Hempstead Wind Turbine
6/12/2013 Agricultural
Econ. Dev.
Wind Power Development's Economic Impact on Rural Communities
6/17/2013 Small Wind
Siting
Small Wind Site Assessment: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
6/18/2013 Public Power
Energy Department Honors California and Washington Utilities with 2013 Public Power Wind Award
6/25/2013 President Obama Unveils Climate Action Plan
7/1/2013 Schools
Small Wind
KidWind Project and Wind Education in the Classroom: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
7/9/2013 Schools
Small Wind
XZERES Acquires Southwest Windpower's Skystream Product Line
7/22/2013 Agricultural
Econ. Dev.
Analyzing Economic Development Through Wind Power
7/29/2013 Policy
Advanced Energy Legislation Tracker Tool Facilitates State Energy Legislation Research
8/12/2013 Econ. Dev.
Re-Powering a Wind Farm: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
8/12/2013 UT Econ. Dev.
New Reports Provide Economic Analyses of Potential Wind Development in Utah
8/15/2013 Agricultural
USDA Announces Funding for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects
8/21/2013 Agricultural
Small Wind
U.S. DOE Releases First Market Report Focusing on Distributed Wind
8/26/2013 Schools
Small Wind
Wind for Schools Project Funding Case Studies: Thomas Harrison Middle School, Virginia
9/9/2013 Agricultural
Small Wind
Small, Community Wind Empowers Rural Communities, Strengthens U.S. Economy
9/9/2013 Schools
Wind for Schools Project Funding Case Studies, Part 2: Cherry Valley Elementary School, Colorado
9/23/2013 Army Energy Initiatives Task Force Announces Selection of Multiple Award Task Order Contracts to Wind Contractors
9/23/2013 NE Schools
Wind for Schools Project Funding Case Studies, Part 3: Bloomfield Community Schools in Nebraska
9/23/2013 Econ. Dev.
System Advisor Model
9/24/2013 Public Power
Want to Finance a Wind Farm Project in Your Community? Try Crowdfunding
9/30/2013 The Western Wind and Solar Integration Study Phase 2
10/11/2013 SC North Charleston Proclaims Support for Offshore Wind Energy
10/21/2013 A Letter from Patrick Gilman: Wind Powering America Is Now Stakeholder Engagement and Outreach
10/21/2013 NREL to Release RFP for Regional Resource Centers
10/28/2013 Independent Grid Operator Study Demonstrates Renewable Energy Savings
10/29/2013 Agricultural
Rural Communities Benefit from Wind Energy's Continued Success
10/30/2013 U.S. Department of Energy Wind Program Initiates Regional Resource Centers
10/31/2013 AWEA Publishes Third-Quarter Wind Industry Market Report
11/8/2013 MA New England Grid-Scale Wind Project Development Update
11/8/2013 Long-Term Contracting Opportunities Poised to Enable Future New England Wind Farms
11/8/2013 New England States Consider Wind Power Siting Legislative and Regulatory Changes
11/11/2013 Among Many Successes, Some Community Wind Projects Experience New Challenges
11/11/2013 New England's Wholesale Market Treatment of Wind Evolves as Penetration Increases
11/12/2013 Department of Interior Approves Interstate Transmission Line Project in Wyoming and Idaho
11/12/2013 Responses Posted to DOE's Regional Wind Resource Centers RFP Questions
11/12/2013 NE New Report: Building Nebraska Wind Farms Could Reduce Property Taxes
11/14/2013 Agricultural
Econ. Dev.
Wind Energy Forum Enhances Positives of Wind Production
11/18/2013 NE Schools
Nebraska: Wind for Schools Project Ends, But Learning Continues
11/18/2013 First Map Depicting 100-Meter Land-Based and Offshore Wind Resources Now Available
11/18/2013 AK Schools
Wind for Schools Project Funding Case Studies, Part 4: Begich Middle School, Anchorage, Alaska
12/2/2013 Deadline to Respond to DOE's Regional Wind Resource Centers RFP Is December 5
12/2/2013 SD Schools
Wind for Schools Project Funding Case Studies, Part 5: South Dakota
12/5/2013 Public Lands
President Obama Calls for Increased Renewable Energy Use at Federal Facilities
12/16/2013 Policy
Siting
Western Governors' Association Launches Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool
12/16/2013 Large Technology Companies Utilize Wind Energy to Reduce Environmental Footprint and Energy Costs
12/19/2013 Agricultural
How Does Wind Energy's Water Consumption Compare to Other Energy Technologies?
1/8/2014 Agricultural
Wind Energy Helps Preserve Water Resources
1/9/2014 DC President Obama Establishes Quadrennial Energy Review with Energy Infrastructure Focus
1/13/2014 Stakeholder Engagement and Outreach Initiative Welcomes Brie Van Cleve
1/13/2014 New Economic Impacts of Offshore Wind Fact Sheets Available
1/13/2014 Wind Energy Helps Ward Off Power Outages
1/14/2014 Burning Coal, Burning Cash: 2014 Update
1/23/2014 Collegiate Wind Competition Set to Blow into Vegas in May
1/27/2014 U.S. Energy Information Administration Predicts Wind Capacity and Generation Increases in 2014
1/30/2014 DOE Announces Funding to Access Higher-Quality Wind Resources and Lower Costs
1/30/2014 AWEA Publishes 4th Quarter 2013 Market Report
2/4/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
Congress Passes USDA Farm Bill, Including Renewable Energy Funding
2/10/2014 Small Wind
Interstate Turbine Advisory Council Adds Two Certified Small Wind Turbines to its Unified List
2/10/2014 Thought Leaders Present Clean Energy Plan to President Obama
2/18/2014 Public Power
Nominations Now Being Accepted for the 2014 Public Power Wind Award
2/18/2014 Agricultural
Policy
2014 Farm Bill Includes Important Energy Title
2/24/2014 Policy
EPA Publishes Guide for Local Governments on Releasing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
2/24/2014 Policy
EPA Releases Tool to Estimate Emissions Benefits of Renewable Energy Policies and Programs
3/6/2014 Public Power
Energy Department Names Virginia and Illinois Electric Co-ops the 2013 Wind Cooperatives of the Year
3/10/2014 IRENA Establishes Coalition to Bolster Public Support for Renewables
3/10/2014 Schools
KidWind Project Launches Indiegogo Fundraising Campaign
3/10/2014 NY Policy
New York Governor Cuomo Announces State Green Bank
3/11/2014 DOE Announces Wind Energy Regional Resource Centers
3/11/2014 Tourists Flock to Wind Turbines: 14 Examples of Ecotourism
3/18/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
Certification Helps Consumers Choose Satisfactory Small Wind Turbines
3/24/2014 EPA Publishes On-Site Renewable Energy Generation Guide for Local Governments
3/24/2014 3TIER's Global Wind and Solar Datasets Now Freely Available through Google Platform
4/7/2014 TX Public Power
Wind Power Sets New Record in Texas
4/7/2014 CA Public Power
Wind Energy Helped CAISO Avoid Emergency Alert
4/7/2014 Policy
Study Finds Wind Power Cost Competitive with Natural Gas
4/7/2014 Small Wind
World Wind Energy Association Publishes Small Wind Report
4/7/2014 OK Econ. Dev.
New Study Examines Economic Impact of Wind Energy Development in Oklahoma
4/21/2014 Department of Energy Issues Renewable Energy and Efficient Energy Projects Solicitation
4/21/2014 Policy
New NREL Study Examines Production Tax Credit Implications
4/21/2014 ACORE Publishes Renewable Energy Outlook Report
4/21/2014 Global Renewable Energy Investment Report Available
5/5/2014 U.S. Department of Energy Launches WINDExchange Initiative Focused on Enabling Well-Informed Decisions about the Appropriate Deployment of Wind Energy
5/5/2014 WINDExchange Honors Wind Leadership
5/5/2014 Union of Concerned Scientists Publishes Climate Change Report
5/5/2014 ELPC Publishes Farm Energy Success Stories
5/5/2014 WINDExchange Summit Provides Opportunity to Discuss Successes and Challenges of Wind Energy
5/13/2014 Small Wind
Econ. Dev.
DWEA Launches SMART Wind Consortium
5/19/2014 Third National Climate Assessment Released
5/19/2014 EPA Solicits Public Comments on Action Plan for RE-Powering America's Land
5/19/2014 New NREL Publications Available
5/19/2014 LBNL Publishes Renewable Energy Tax Incentives Report
5/19/2014 IRENA Publishes International Renewable Energy Jobs Review
5/20/2014 Xcel Energy Achieves Wind Energy Milestone
5/30/2014 MA Schools
Wind Energy Research Center Receives NSF Funding
5/30/2014 U.S. Department of Commerce Awards Grant to Develop a Consensus-Based Distributed Wind Roadmap
6/12/2014 Energy Department Announces New Regional Approach to Wind Energy Information
6/13/2014 Policy
EPA Proposes Carbon Pollution Reduction Plan
6/13/2014 Native Americans
DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity for Tribal Clean Energy Projects
6/13/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
Econ. Dev.
Policy
Representatives Introduce Rural Wind Energy Development Act
6/13/2014 SC Policy
South Carolina Legislature Passes Resolution Recognizing the State's Wind Energy Capabilities
6/13/2014 VA Policy
Virginia Governor Establishes Virginia Energy Council
6/13/2014 Small Wind
A2LA Renews Small Wind Certification Council Accreditation
6/13/2014 National Laboratory Researchers Publish Renewable Portfolio Standards Report
6/17/2014 CA Public Power
Silicon Valley Power and Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority Win 2014 Public Power Wind Awards
6/18/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
WindLease Helps Consumers Save Money
6/30/2014 Energy Department Invests $3.2 Million to Support Clean Energy Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs
6/30/2014 MA Nation's Largest Offshore Wind Energy Area Is Available for Commercial Development
6/30/2014 Policy
EPA Schedules Four Public Hearings for the Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule
7/1/2014 MA Energy Department Offers Conditional Commitment to Cape Wind Offshore Wind Generation Project
7/3/2014 Energy Department Makes Additional $4 Billion in Loan Guarantees Available for Innovative Renewable Energy and Efficient Energy Projects
7/7/2014 UT First Wind Turbine in Army Begins Generating Energy at Utah's Tooele Army Depot
7/14/2014 MA Presentations Available for Massachusetts Wind Working Group May Meeting
7/14/2014 Schools
TEDEd Lesson Provides Guide to the Earth's Energy
7/14/2014 Poll: West, Midwest Business Interests Favor Renewable Energy
7/15/2014 Energy Department, NREL Release State and Local Energy Data Tool
7/17/2014 RI Siting
Acoustic Impacts of Wind Turbines: Final Report and Presentation Materials Available
7/19/2014 CO Colorado a Hub for Wind Power
7/24/2014 Small Wind
DOE Announces Distributed Wind Competitiveness Improvement Project Awards
7/24/2014 NC Southeastern Coastal Wind Coalition Convenes Working Session on Resource Assessment and Data Collection
7/31/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
REAP Funding Update, Part I
8/7/2014 NC BOEM Identifies Three Wind Energy Areas Off the North Carolina Coast
8/11/2014 U.S. Offshore Wind Development Moving Forward
8/11/2014 Public Power
Econ. Dev.
Renewable Northwest Releases New Energy Imbalance Market Outreach Materials
8/11/2014 EIA Predicts Increased Wind Power Capacity in 2015
8/14/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
DOE Issues Request for Information for Distributed Wind Energy Systems
8/18/2014 Schools
Video: Shaping Tomorrow's Wind Energy Leaders
8/18/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
Econ. Dev.
REAP Funding Update, Part II
8/19/2014 MD BOEM Auctions 80,000 Acres Off the Maryland Coast for Wind Energy Development
8/22/2014 Article Examines Energy's Toll on Birds
8/31/2014 Poll: Seven in Ten Midwestern Voters Support Wind Energy
9/1/2014 MN Wind Energy Center at the 2014 Minnesota State Fair
9/5/2014 DOE Awards $4.5 Million for Innovative Wind Power Research and Development Projects
9/12/2014 OR PNNL to Deploy Advanced Buoys at Two Offshore Wind Demonstration Projects
9/16/2014 Schools
Special Notice: 2016 U.S. Department of Energy Collegiate Wind Competition
9/18/2014 Agricultural
USDA Invests $68 Million in 540 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects
9/22/2014 Public Lands
DOE Announces $5 Million to Develop Clean Energy Projects at Federal Facilities
9/24/2014 AK 100% Powered by Renewables: Alaska's Kodiak Island Goes All in with Wind and Hydro
9/25/2014 Agricultural
Report Indicates Growth in Wind Energy
9/25/2014 CA Department of the Interior Announces Competitive Leasing Policy to Encourage Solar and Wind Energy Development on Public Lands
10/6/2014 DOE Announces Upcoming Funding Opportunity to Develop and Field Test Wind Energy Bat Impact Minimization Technologies
10/6/2014 ME Maine Fair Powered by Wind
10/20/2014 Policy
Distributed Wind Policy Comparison Tool Updated
10/20/2014 Policy
2014 National Summit on RPS Presentations Now Available
10/28/2014 Schools
Prairie Public News: Wind Power Means Job Opportunities
10/29/2014 SC Coastal Carolina University Hosts Offshore Wind Energy Forum
10/29/2014 Agricultural
Wind Energy Benefits Rural Economies
10/30/2014 Schools
U.S. Department of Energy Wind Program Announces New Round of Funding for 2016 Collegiate Wind Competition
11/3/2014 Schools
New Wind Career Map Navigates Industry Jobs
11/7/2014 ME Conference Participants Explore Island Energy Challenges and Innovative Solutions
11/14/2014 SD South Dakota State University Survey Finds Overwhelming Culture of Support for Wind Energy Development
11/17/2014 Agricultural
Small Wind
Siting
Technical Assistance Available for Community Wind Projects in the Pacific Northwest
11/17/2014 MD Agricultural
Small Wind
Maryland Windswept Grant Program Applications Due December 15
11/17/2014 Nebraska Wind and Solar Conference Presentations Available
11/18/2014 Public Power
Nominate an Electric Cooperative for Wind Power Leadership Award by January 5
11/18/2014 Schools
Responses to Collegiate Wind Competition 2016 RFP Questions
11/28/2014 Agricultural
Policy
REAP Funding Helping Rural Farms and Communities
12/2/2014 RI Department of Interior Offers First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters
12/10/2014 New Wind Potential Capacity Maps Broaden the Wind Energy Frontier
12/18/2014 LEEDCo to Optimize Offshore Wind Foundation Design for Fabrication in the United States
12/18/2014 EIA: Wind Power Capacity Additions Expected to Increase in Fourth Quarter and in 2015
12/22/2014 Small Wind
Navigant Report: Demand for Microgrid Enabling Technologies Expected to Rapidly Increase
12/29/2014 Small Wind
NREL Releases RFP for Distributed Wind Competitiveness Improvement Project
12/29/2014 Agricultural
USDA Seeks Applicants for the Rural Energy for America Program
12/29/2014 Agricultural
USDA Announces Funding for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects
12/31/2014 Policy
Bipartisan Governors' Group Urges Administration to Expand Wind Energy Development
12/31/2014 Cooperative Approach Utilized for Michigan Wind Project
1/7/2015 Reminder: Deadline for Women of Wind Energy Fellowships is February 27
1/8/2015 Energy Department Announces $2.5 Million to Improve Wind Forecasting
1/9/2015 TN University of Tennessee to Lead Energy Department's New Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Advanced Composites
1/14/2015 AZ Wind Energy Will Power the Super Bowl
1/15/2015 New Maps, Fact Sheets Reveal an 82,000-Plus-Megawatt Opportunity in the Southeast
1/18/2015 ME New York Times Article Features Maine Island Grids, Community Engagement
1/20/2015 Small Wind
IRS Issues New Guidance for Small Wind Turbines to Qualify for Tax Credit
1/22/2015 NC Department of Interior Seeks Public Comments on North Carolina Environmental Assessment
1/23/2015 Econ. Dev.
DOE Creates Jobs Strategy Council
1/24/2015 NM Interior Department Greenlights Transmission Line to Modernize Grid, Unlock Renewable Energy Sources in Southwest
1/26/2015 AZ Schools
Northern Arizona University Installs Second Wind Turbine on Flagstaff Campus
1/29/2015 MA Interior Department Leases Area Offshore Massachusetts for Wind Energy Development
1/29/2015 Schools
Careers in Wind Energy
1/30/2015 Agricultural
Econ. Dev.
Wind Energy Development Beneficial to Rural Oklahoma Communities
2/10/2015 Obama Administration Announces Clean Energy Innovation Initiative
2/11/2015 Econ. Dev.
New Model Demonstrates Offshore Wind Industry's Job Growth Potential
2/18/2015 Schools
Energy Department Announces 2016 Collegiate Wind Competition Participants
2/19/2015 TX Wind Generates More than 10% of Texas Electricity in 2014
2/23/2015 Small Wind
Interstate Turbine Advisory Council Adds Certified Turbine to Unified List
2/23/2015 Schools
KidWind Project Announces 2015 REcharge Academies
2/26/2015 Public Power
Energy Department Names Two Colorado-based Electric Cooperatives as Wind Cooperatives of the Year for 2014
2/27/2015 Agricultural
Small Wind
Small Wind Education Helps Consumers Avoid Mistakes
3/9/2015 Small Wind
DWEA SMART Wind Consortium to Host Final Subgroup Kickoff March 26
3/10/2015 AK Wind Power Conference Connects International Experts on Remote and Islanded Grid Systems
3/12/2015 Econ. Dev.
Policy
Siting
A Future for Wind Energy: Energy Department Releases Highly Anticipated Wind Vision Report
3/23/2015 Schools
NREL Developers Make Wind Datasets Accessible
3/24/2015 VA BOEM Issues First Wind Energy Research Lease in Federal Offshore Waters
3/30/2015 Agricultural
Small Wind
REAP Funding: When, Where, and How to Apply
4/6/2015 New Interactive Map Shows Promising Potential for America's Wind Energy Future
4/7/2015 Public Comment Period Open for Draft Climate Change Report
4/14/2015 Energy Department Announces New Projects to Help Protect Wildlife at Wind Energy Plants
4/20/2015 ME Islanded Grid Resource Center Hosts Exchange Trip
4/20/2015 Schools
Renewable Energy Educators: Apply by May 1 for 2015 REcharge Academies Scholarships
4/20/2015 How Permitting, Zoning Issues Differ for Distributed Wind
4/24/2015 Econ. Dev.
Wind Industry Participates in Joining Forces Initiative
4/27/2015 RI Rhode Island Officials Mark Start of Construction on First U.S. Offshore Wind Farm
5/4/2015 GA Georgia Wind Working Group Facilitates Georgia Tech Energy Expo
5/4/2015 Boise State University Wins Collegiate Wind Competition 2015
5/6/2015 Energy Secretary Moniz Promotes U.S. Energy System Upgrade on Daily Show
5/14/2015 Energy Department Releases Request for Information on Offshore Wind Strategy
5/14/2015 Energy Department Extends Offshore Wind Request for Information Deadline
5/14/2015 Wind Industry Adopts Voluntary Protocol to Reduce Bat Impacts
5/18/2015 Energy Department Launches New Wind Technology Resource Center
5/18/2015 HI Hawaii Moves toward 100% Renewables by 2045
5/19/2015 Energy Department Releases Report, Evaluates Potential for Wind Power in All 50 States
5/19/2015 WINDExchange Summit Participants Learn More about Wind Industry's Status, Successes, and Challenges
5/21/2015 MT Montana Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Renewable Portfolio Standard
5/26/2015 Governors Ask Congress to Renew PTC
5/29/2015 Local Ownership Provides Local Benefits with Community Wind Projects
6/3/2015 Policy
UCS: Most States on Track to Meet Clean Power Plan 2020 Benchmarks
6/9/2015 HI Hawaii First State to Adopt 100% Renewable Energy Goal
6/10/2015 Small Wind
Policy
USDA Announces 2015 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Grant Awards
6/16/2015 Small Wind
NREL Issues Special Notice Regarding Solicitation for Distributed Wind Competitiveness Improvement Project
6/16/2015 IRENA App Delivers Global Renewable Energy Data
6/18/2015 CO Policy
FERC Removes Obstacles Limiting Distributed Renewable Energy in Colorado
7/7/2015 New Facebook Data Center to Be Powered by 100% Wind Energy
7/10/2015 Denmark Produces 140% of Its Electricity Demand from Wind Power on July 10, Exports Excess
7/12/2015 NC South Getting Its First Big Wind Farm Soon
7/14/2015 CO Policy
Federal Judges Rule: Colorado's Renewable Portfolio Standard Legal
7/14/2015 AK Senate Energy and Natural Resource Committee Holds Hearing on Islanded Energy Systems
7/27/2015 Small Wind
SMART Wind Consortium Continues Distributed Wind Roadmapping Effort
8/3/2015 Policy
President Obama, EPA Release Clean Power Plan
8/7/2015 Agricultural
Small Wind
Policy
USDA Funds $63 Million in Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Programs
8/10/2015 Wind Energy Boom Couldn't Come at a Better Time
8/11/2015 AZ Clean Power Plan Creates Renewable Energy Opportunities in Arizona
8/17/2015 Energy Department Funds Safety Solution for Offshore Wind Turbine Workers
8/24/2015 NREL Releases Technology Baseline of Cost and Performance Data with Standard Scenarios Report
8/24/2015 Agricultural
Small Wind
Investing in Small Wind Can Provide Big Success
9/1/2015 Native Americans
Energy Department Issues Tribal Climate Change Report, $6 Million for Native American Clean Energy Projects
9/2/2015 Wind Development Helping Rural Montana Economy
9/3/2015 AZ Schools
Northern Arizona University Adapts Wind for Schools Curriculum for Outreach on Easter Island
9/16/2015 Energy Department Announces New Actions to Spur Clean Energy Manufacturing Growth and Innovation
9/16/2015 Econ. Dev.
Energy Department Announces $70 Million for Innovation Institute on Smart Manufacturing
9/16/2015 White House Launches Climate Action Champions Initiative
9/23/2015 New Pilot Accepting Small Business Requests to Work with National Labs
9/28/2015 White House Announces Actions to Support Offshore Wind Development
9/28/2015 Econ. Dev.
Energy Department's State Energy Program Funds Awards to Advance Northeast Offshore Wind Market
9/29/2015 Community Distributed Wind Provides Local Benefits
9/30/2015 Federal Energy Management Program Launches New Training Series
10/1/2015 Major New Wind Projects Make Headlines
10/1/2015 Small Wind
Policy
New and Improved Distributed Wind Policy Tool Available
10/1/2015 Small Wind
Energy Department Helps Manufacturers of Small and Mid-Size Wind Turbines Meet Certification Requirements
10/6/2015 Agricultural
Small Wind
USDA Announces New Round of REAP Funding
10/8/2015 MN Public Power
Policy
Xcel Energy to Bring More Renewable Resources Online
10/26/2015 TX City of Dallas Sources 100% of Its Energy Needs from Wind, Leads U.S. Cities in Green Power Usage
11/2/2015 Southeast Wind Industry Supply Chain Assets Highlighted in New Online Map
11/2/2015 Global Atlas for Renewable Energy
11/2/2015 RE-Powering Electronic Decision Tree Tool
11/9/2015 NJ Interior Department Auctions 344,000 Acres Offshore New Jersey for Wind Energy Development
11/10/2015 Econ. Dev.
Job and Economic Development Impact (JEDI) Model
11/16/2015 ME Energy Department Commits Additional Funding to Maine, Lake Erie Offshore Wind Projects
11/23/2015 SC U.S. Department of Interior Begins Process to Develop Wind Energy Offshore South Carolina
11/23/2015 ME University of Maine Dedicates Ocean Engineering Lab for Wind Energy Testing
11/23/2015 Policy
Administration Announces New Greenhouse Gas Emissions Targets for Federal Agencies
11/23/2015 Energy Department Announces Two Wind Energy Projects through Partnership with Israel
12/1/2015 OH Norwegian Wind Developer to Build LEEDCo Offshore Wind Project near Cleveland
12/1/2015 Schools
KidWind Project Announces 2016 Challenge Dates
12/16/2015 EERE Unveils New Strategic Plan
12/17/2015 Small Wind
Energy Department Helps Alaska Native Village Save Money, Generate Wind Power
12/17/2015 EERE Seeks Stakeholder Feedback on Necessary Resources to Expand Renewable Energy Deployment
12/18/2015 Agricultural
Policy
Congress Passes Extension of Production Tax Credit, Investment Tax Credit
12/18/2015 Instagram Photographers Conduct Tour of American Wind Farms
1/1/2016 DE Schools
University of Delaware Announces Wind Energy Graduate Research Fellowships
1/1/2016 NOAA: 2015 is Earth's Warmest Year by Widest Margin on Record
1/5/2016 Vaisala and Southeastern Wind Coalition Join Forces to Determine Regional Wind Potential
1/6/2016 Policy
Governors' Wind Energy Coalition Appoints New Leaders
1/12/2016 Schools
DOE/NREL Issue Sources Sought for Wind for Schools Project Sustainability Plan
1/12/2016 EIA Forecasts Wind Capacity to Increase by 14% in 2016
1/14/2016 Energy Department Announces $220 Million in Grid Modernization Funding
1/14/2016 NY New York Governor Calls for State Offshore Wind Master Plan
1/15/2016 Danish Wind Power Breaks Records in 2015
1/25/2016 Small Wind
SWCC Grants Small Wind Turbine Certification to Pika T701
1/25/2016 NOAA, CIRES Study: Rapid, Affordable Energy Transformation Possible
1/25/2016 GA Georgia Tech and Georgia DNR Launch Marine Planning Application to Support Responsible Offshore Energy Development
1/27/2016 Energy Department Issues Funding Opportunity Announcement for $5 Million in State Energy Program Competitive Awards
2/1/2016 Energy Department Partners with National Labs, Organizations to Apply Advanced Manufacturing Methods to Wind Turbine Blade Production
2/1/2016 New Governors' Wind and Solar Energy Coalition Will Work to Advance Both Technologies
2/1/2016 Energy Department Makes Up to $7 Million Available for Technical Assistance to Tribes
2/5/2016 More New Wind Energy Projects Installed in Europe and United States in 2015 than Other Generation Sources
2/9/2016 Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources
2/16/2016 Governors Sign Accord for a New Energy Future
2/17/2016 Energy Department Releases Clean Energy Poster Series
2/18/2016 New Technology Could Protect Birds of Prey Flying near Wind Turbines
2/25/2016 Policy
States Setting Wind Energy Records Also Suing over Clean Power Plan
2/26/2016 Small Wind
Wind Turbine Showcased in Energy Department Headquarters
3/1/2016 MD Maryland Public Service Commission Opens Application Period for Offshore Wind Projects
3/1/2016 Energy Department Issues RFI: Eagle Impact Minimization Technologies and Field Testing Opportunities
3/3/2016 MN Minnesota Generated 21% of Its Electricity from Renewable Energy in 2015
3/10/2016 Energy Department's Small Business Vouchers Pilot Selects 33 Small Businesses for Lab Collaboration
3/10/2016 OR Policy
Oregon Ends State's Coal Use through Legislative Action
3/16/2016 NY BOEM Announces Milestone for Wind Energy Development Offshore New York, Receives Unsolicited Lease Requests for Projects off Oahu
3/21/2016 CA BOEM Initiates Review of Proposal for Wind Energy Project Offshore California
3/22/2016 MA Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Issues Offshore Wind Research Request for Proposals
3/22/2016 AWEA: U.S. Rural Landowners Receive $222 Million a Year from Wind Projects
3/24/2016 VA BOEM Approves Virginia's Offshore Wind Research Activities Plan
3/24/2016 Innovative Drivetrain Testing for Wind Turbines Nears Completion
3/25/2016 Energy Department to Participate in Plains and Eastern Clean Line Project
3/28/2016 Energy Department Explores Potential of Wind Power to Stabilize Electric Grids
4/1/2016 OH Cleveland Indians Baseball Team to Power Stadium with Wind Energy
4/7/2016 IRENA: 2015 Sets Record for Renewable Energy
4/11/2016 Testing the Wind in the Columbia River Gorge: Energy Department Funds Effort to Improve Wind Forecasts