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Below are stories about distributed wind featured by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Wind Energy Technologies Office.

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September 15, 2015
DOE Announces Webinars on Deployment of Clean Energy on Indian Lands, the Distributed Wind Industry, and More

EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to...

September 15, 2015
Two DOE Reports Analyze U.S. Wind Energy Growth

The Department of Energy recently released two reports that provide a detailed analysis of the wind energy industry, technology and performance...

February 26, 2015
Energy Department Names Two Colorado-based Electric Cooperatives as Wind Cooperatives of the Year for 2014

The Energy Department and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) today recognized the Tri-State Generation and Transmission...

September 12, 2014
NREL Announces Two New Competitiveness Improvement Project Awards

In July, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) announce...

September 11, 2014
Three DOE Reports Analyze U.S. Wind Energy Growth

DOE recently released three reports indicating that the wind technology market remained strong in 2013 and is poised for future growth that could...

August 18, 2014
Distributed Wind Market Report: Small Turbines Lead to Big Growth in Exports
Read more about how wind technology was deployed in distributed applications throughout the United States and abroad.
July 24, 2014
Energy Department Announces Distributed Wind Competitiveness Improvement Project Awards

The Energy Department and the Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory today announced funding for projects led by Pika Energy, Northern...

June 17, 2014
Silicon Valley Power and Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority Win 2014 Public Power Wind Awards

The Energy Department and the American Public Power Association named Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority and Silicon Valley Power as the winners of...

March 31, 2014
PNNL Reports Distributed Wind Installations Down, Exports Up in 2013

According to the second annual Market Report on Wind Technologies in Distributed Applications soon to be published by DOE's Pacific Northwest...

March 31, 2014
DOE Announces Competitive Improvement Project Awards

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is building on the success of the initial Distributed Wind...

March 6, 2014
Energy Department Names Virginia and Illinois Electric Co-ops the 2013 Wind Cooperatives of the Year

The US Department of Energy and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) today recognized Old Dominion Electric Cooperative ...

January 30, 2014
Energy Department Announces Funding to Access Higher Quality Wind Resources and Lower Costs

The Energy Department today announced $2 million to help efficiently harness wind energy using taller towers. These projects will help strengthen U...

January 6, 2014
Collegiate Wind Competition Engages Tomorrow's Wind Energy Innovators
Excerpt from the Fourth Quarter 2013 edition of the Wind Program R&D Newsletter.
January 6, 2014
Letter from the Wind Program Director: Fourth Quarter 2013
A new year always presents a great opportunity to reflect on past accomplishments and look forward to new opportunities. For the Wind Program, 2013...
October 1, 2013
First U.S. Grid-Connected Offshore Wind Turbine Installed Off the Coast of Maine
Castine, Maine - The University of Maine's Advanced Structures and Composites Center partnered with Maine Maritime Academy and Cianbro to launch a ...
August 1, 2013
New DOE Report Reveals Significant Growth in Distributed Wind
This is an excerpt from the Second Quarter 2013 edition of the Wind Program R&D Newsletter.
April 1, 2013
DOE 2012 Market Report on U.S. Wind Technologies for Distributed Applications
This is an excerpt from the First Quarter 2013 edition of the Wind Program R&D Newsletter.