Below are stories about environmental impacts and siting featured by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Wind Energy Technologies Office.

April 13, 2021

Halfway to Zero: Progress towards a Carbon-Free Power Sector

A review of historical trends shows the progress the power sector has already made in reducing emissions.

February 18, 2021

DOE Announces Teams to Compete in the 2022 Collegiate Wind Competition

DOE announces 11 teams selected to compete in the 2022 Collegiate wind competition, where students will design, build, and test a model wind turbine.

January 16, 2021

Energy Department and Federal Partners Announce up to $14.5 Million for Offshore Wind Environmental Research

Environmental research supports increasing understanding of offshore wind and evaluating impacts on wildlife in U.S. Atlantic waters.