The Wind Energy Foundation is pleased to welcome Liz Salerno, Director of Policy and Strategy at Siemens Power Generation Services, to our Board of Directors. Salerno is a leading wind energy market and policy expert who has been active in the wind energy arena on strategy, policy, and analysis for
A WORD FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Donors and friends – One of the keys to the success of the Wind Energy Foundation is the power of storytelling. Our flagship A Renewable America (ARA) campaign educates and persuades the public and decision makers to support renewable energy by enlisting business people to
As part of the A Renewable America campaign, the Wind Energy Foundation is launching “Renewable America Champions,” a social media contest for employees of the renewable energy industry, which we define broadly to include employees of private-sector companies that are developers, builders, suppliers, and purchasers of renewable energy. Contest participants
We are pleased to announce the addition of Peter Wells, Vice President, Service, for Vestas and Ron Stimmel, Senior Program Manager, Global Renewable Energy Strategy, for Amazon to the Wind Energy Foundation’s (WEF) Board of Directors. Peter and Ron have a wealth of knowledge that will provide great value to WEF.
The Ohio legislature could save consumers nearly $3.4 billion by 2030 by allowing the freeze on the state’s renewable energy standard to expire and fixing its wind setback law in 2016, according to a new report produced by A Renewable America (ARA), the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), and reviewed
Come participate in several Collegiate Wind Competition opportunities during AWEA WINDPOWER 2016. Meet students as they visit your booths to learn more about your work and industry players; check out the students’ wind turbine prototypes during a special industry hour; and vote on your favorite design with our text-to-vote People’s
As wind power ramps up, installing more new electricity generating capacity than other energy source last year, so are new opportunities for jobs and leadership positions for women in the U.S. wind energy industry. These changes will be reflected at this year’s WINDPOWER 2016 in New Orleans from May 23 to May 26, as
A Businesses for a Healthy Climate report The Clean Power Plan, issued by the EPA in August 2015, requires certain carbon-pollution reductions from the electric-power sector by 2030 and gives states the flexibility to design their own implementation plans. This Clean Air Act rule-making provides an unprecedented opportunity for Virginia