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  • Report finds Iowa’s wind jobs come out on top

    Photo from AWEA's Flickr, all rights reserved A new report on advanced energy employment in Iowa shows that the wind industry employs an impressive 3,600-plus workers in the Hawkeye State.…

  • What the Senate’s tax bill means for wind

    17 December 2014 by Mary Kate Francis Mary Kate Francis

    Milford Wind, Utah I have big news to report from the front lines of our current campaign to protect wind in 2015. And though there’s bad news and good news…

  • On CNN, AWEA CEO Tom Kiernan highlights wind power’s progress

    American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) CEO Tom Kiernan explained to CNN that we are “30 times more efficient than we were several decades ago” in a segment highlighting wind power’s…

  • An update on the fight for a crucial wind policy

    9 December 2014 by Mary Kate Francis Mary Kate Francis

    I have big news to report from the front lines of our current campaign to protect wind in 2015. And though there’s bad news and good news — it all points…

  • Newspapers nationwide see benefits of continuing investment in wind power

    8 December 2014 by Shauna Theel Shauna Theel

    Newspapers across the country came out this fall in favor of extending the renewable energy Production Tax Credit (PTC), the primary federal policy supporting development of new wind farms. The…