- 3 Ways Energy Department Research Will Help Eagles Coexist with Wind Energy Deployment
November 30, 2016 10:30 AM
Building energy infrastructure that keeps wildlife safe is a key concern at the U.S. Department of Energy, which is why we have funded six teams to improve technologies that will protect eagles sharing airspace with wind turbines.Read The Full Story
- 5 Reasons College Students Should Join the Collegiate Wind Competition
November 17, 2016 10:00 AM
Since 2014, passionate college students from across the country have learned the ins and outs of the wind industry by participating in the Energy Department’s Collegiate Wind Competition, which challenges undergraduates to design and build a wind turbine and develop a business plan to market their project.Read The Full Story
November 21, 2016
The Energy Department today released a first-of-its-kind assessment of the potential future growth of distributed wind energy in the United States through 2050. Distributed wind differs from utility-scale wind in that it is installed at or near the point of end-use to meet on-site demand, such as at a farm, industrial or manufacturing facility, or rural home.
August 17, 2016
Continued low wind energy prices highlighted in annual state-of-the-industry market reports
September 29, 2015
September 15, 2015Energy Department Awards $1.8 Million to Develop Wind Turbine Blades to Access Better Wind Resources and Reduce Costs
The Energy Department today announced the selection of two organizations to develop larger wind turbine blades that can take advantage of better wind resources and can lower costs.
May 19, 2015
April 14, 2015