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  • Upcoming event could help wind developers avoid costly mistakes

    25 November 2014 by Clint Johnson Clint Johnson

    How much energy a wind farm is going to produce is the single biggest driver of wind farm economics.

  • New poll finds 73 percent of voters support crucial tax policy for wind

    25 November 2014 by Shauna Theel Shauna Theel

    A new poll found that wide majorities of Republicans, Democrats and Independents support keeping the renewable energy Production Tax Credit, the key federal policy support mechanism for wind energy. The…

  • New York Times story shows progress, but there is more work to be done

    24 November 2014 by Michael Goggin Michael Goggin

    A recent piece in the New York Times highlighted the progress that has been made to lower wind energy’s costs in tandem with performance-based incentives like the Production Tax Credit. …

  • Report finds Minnesota wind jobs have more than doubled

    24 November 2014 by Carl Levesque Carl Levesque

    Thanks in part to the input of American Wind Energy Association members, a recently published report on Minnesota puts some numbers to the tremendous economic impact that wind power can…

  • Republican Senator Chuck Grassley takes stand for wind power

    20 November 2014 by David Ward David Ward

    Appearing on the Senate floor today, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley, a Republican from Iowa, took a stand for wind power and the clean energy tax provisions critically important for its…