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2013 Wind Report

#AskEnergy: Join the Live Q&A on Wind Energy
Have questions about wind energy? Experts from the Energy Department are answering your questions about wind during a live Twitter Q&A on Tuesday, August 19, at 1 p.m. ET. | Graphic by <a href="/node/379579">Sarah Gerrity</a>, Energy Department.

Energy Department experts will be answering your wind energy questions August 19 at 1 p.m. ET on Twitter. We hope to see you there!

VIDEO: Shaping Tomorrow’s Wind Energy Leaders

Go behind the scenes to learn how students are gaining the skills necessary to advance the wind industry.

Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power
Bigger and Stronger: Wind turbines are soaring to record sizes. The average rotor diameter of turbines installed in 2013 grew to 97 meters -- up 103 percent since 1998. | Photo courtesy of Vestas Wind Systems A/S.

Get the details on a few of the lesser known wind energy facts.

Top 9 Things You Didn’t Know About Distributed Wind Power
Small-Scale Distributed Wind: Northern Power Systems 100 kW turbine at the top of Burke Mountain in East Burke, Vermont. | Photo courtesy of Northern Power Systems.

Test your energy knowledge by learning interesting facts about distributed wind.

Wind Turbine Scaling Enables Projects to Reach New Heights
Turbines at the National Wind Technology Center in Boulder, Colorado. The 2013 Wind Technologies Market Report includes a new chapter that focuses on trends in wind turbine nameplate capacity, hub height, rotor diameter, class, and specific power. | Photo by Ben Chicoski

Learn how wind turbines are soaring to new heights.

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.