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

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From Concept to Commercialization – Bat Deterrent for Wind Energy Goes Global

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

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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

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EERE Success Story—How Much Can Wind Plant Operators Save? WISDEM Counts the Ways

This small-scale field research project paves the way for a more comprehensive wind plant field validation effort.

January 25, 2018

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EERE Success Story—Clemson University to Test Next-Generation Wind Drivetrain

Wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas announced a $35 million, five-year investment with Clemson University to test its new 9.5-MW gearbox.