State Renewable Energy: Wind
Annual Report on U.S. Wind Power
U.S. Department of Energy's Annual Wind Technologies Market Report reviews the price of wind power in the U.S. and describes trends in installed wind project costs, wind turbine transaction prices, project performance, and operations and maintenance expenses. The report also examines other factors impacting the domestic wind power market, including grid integration costs, transmission issues, and policy drivers.
U.S. Department of Energy's Wind Energy Technologies Office
DOE's Wind Energy Technologies Office is part of the of the federal government's effort to support the increased deployment of wind energy facilities on public, private, and tribal lands, airspace, and offshore. This site is a resource for information on the siting of wind turbines and Federal activities to support the increased deployment of wind energy.
National Wind Coordinating Committee
The National Wind Coordinating Committee is comprised of representatives from the utility, wind industry, environmental, consumer, regulatory, power marketer, agricultural, tribal, economic development, and state and federal government sectors to support the development of an environmentally, economically, and politically sustainable commercial market for wind power.
WINDExchange is the U.S. Department of Energy Wind Program’s platform for sharing credible information about wind energy. The purpose of WINDExchange is to help communities weigh the benefits and costs of wind energy, understand the deployment process, and make wind development decisions supported by the best available information.