The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's (EERE) successes in developing clean, affordable, and reliable domestic wind power tap into enormous energy-saving potential across the United States. Explore EERE's wind power success stories below.
September 11, 2020
For the past two decades, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Wind Energy Technologies Office has worked on ways to protect bats at wind farms.
June 9, 2020
EERE Success Story—Beyond Power, Wind Plants Can Provide a Full Suite of Essential Reliability Services to the Grid
Beyond Power, Wind Plants Can Provide a Full Suite of Essential Reliability Services to the Grid
February 19, 2019
This small-scale field research project paves the way for a more comprehensive wind plant field validation effort.
January 25, 2018
Wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas announced a $35 million, five-year investment with Clemson University to test its new 9.5-MW gearbox.
November 20, 2017
INL researchers are working with partners in industry and academia to use concurrent cooling from wind to make the electrical grid more efficient.
October 10, 2017
ThermalTracker software was developed by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s (PNNL’s) Marine Sciences Laboratory
August 11, 2017
Earlier this year, the Southeastern Wind Coalition (SEWC) organized and led North Carolina state legislators on two tours of the Amazon Wind Farm.
August 9, 2017
Utah will be publishing the first locally written resource management plans defining county priorities for the development and use of federal lands.
August 7, 2017
New 60-megawatt Colorado wind farm helps local utility reach state goals.
May 19, 2017
A one-of-a-kind experiment combined multiple measurement devices and methods to simultaneously measure atmospheric conditions in one location. One ...