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American wind power rebounded in 2014 with 4,850 megawatts in wind energy capacity

The fourth quarter 2014 wind energy industry report released today by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) shows the U.S. industry’s rebound in 2014, with over four times more new wind energy coming online than in 2013.   2014 saw the completion of 4,850 megawatts (MW) in generating capacity, with cumulative installed capacity increasing eight […]

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We heart wind energy

AWEA’s commitment to a more ecologically sustainable planet is driven by our hard work promoting American wind energy. There are also many things we do behind the scenes to lessen the environmental impact of our work. Here are just a few examples: Through one of our member companies, EDP Renewables North America, we secured enough […]

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Will Michigan policymakers follow the private sector’s lead?

Co-authored by Julie Fox Gorte, Ph.D. (Michigan State ‘80), SVP for Sustainable Investing, Pax World Management LLC and Greg P. Hasevlat, Sustainability Research Analyst, Pax World Management LLC A range of Michiganders, from landowners to manufacturers, will be convening in Lansing next week for the American Wind Energy Association’s Michigan Forum. The Forum is an opportunity […]

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American Petroleum Institute includes wind power in its annual energy report for first time

Jack Gerard, head of the American Petroleum Institute, in releasing his group’s first ever annual report with chapters on each renewable energy sector, listed sectors in which the U.S. holds world leadership. Wind energy is one of these sectors. The U.S. is the leading producer of wind energy worldwide thanks in part to the productivity […]

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