The U.S. wind industry success story powered forward to reach new heights in 2017. The rapid expansion of wind power in America is delivering economic growth, more jobs, rural economic benefits, clean energy, and a diverse power mix.
Today, the U.S. wind industry powers more U.S. families and businesses than ever before and employs a record 105,500 men and women across all 50 states. The industry is at the center of a transformational change in the country’s electricity sector—a change bringing consumers cheap, clean, and reliability energy.
AWEA’s U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report 2017 describes how wind has become a key contributor to America’s electricity mix, and continues to push new frontiers. It includes an in-depth look at the key industry and market trends shaping the sector alongside a summary of the economic and environmental benefits the industry is creating. It is the authoritative source of U.S. Industry data and information.
The Executive Summary captures key market trends in a portable and easily-digestible format. Download now to gain insight into the state and future of the U.S. wind industry.