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

March 14, 2024

An Encouraging Swell in Offshore Wind Deployment

The completion of America’s first commercial-scale offshore wind farm highlights a surge in offshore wind deployment along the northeastern coast.

February 26, 2024

Request for Proposals: Competitiveness Improvement Project

$2.5 million in funding available for distributed wind energy technology commercialization and market expansion.

February 8, 2024

DOE and Innovation Fund Denmark Announce Upcoming $4 Million Opportunity to Advance Floating Offshore Wind

This proposed funding opportunity aims to improve mooring technologies and methods, which are used to secure floating platforms to the sea floor, for both the U.S. and Denmark.

February 8, 2024

The Internal Revenue Service Provides Guidance on Advanced Manufacturing Credit

Learn about recent guidance from the Internal Revenue Service on the advanced manufacturing production credit, which includes a new section that that offers benefits for wind energy technology manufacturers.

January 18, 2024

DOE Announces Phase One Prize Winners to Boost Recycling for a Circular Wind Energy Economy

Twenty teams from across the country submitted winning solutions in the first phase of the Wind Turbine Materials Recycling Prize

January 17, 2024

Get Ready for the Competitiveness Improvement Project 2024 Solicitation

DOE’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory has requested concept papers from applicants interested in submitting a full proposal under the planned 2024 Competitiveness Improvement Project solicitation.

December 14, 2023

Inflation Reduction Act Spurs Breakthrough in Domestic Wind Production

Success demonstrates progress in American clean energy manufacturing.

December 12, 2023

New Projects Aim to Strengthen U.S. Distributed Wind Supply Chain

DOE is working to make distributed wind energy technologies more cost-competitive and reliable.

November 14, 2023

New Reports Detail Advanced Manufacturing Methods for Novel Turbine Blade Designs

DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently investigated advanced manufacturing processes and materials to enable novel wind turbine blade designs that both decrease costs and increase efficiency.

September 21, 2023

DOE Announces $30 Million to Lower Costs of Large Wind Turbines

DOE announced $30 million for advancing innovative practices that will reshape the design, materials, and sustainability of manufacturing for wind turbine equipment.