SMART Wind Roadmap: A Consensus-Based, Shared Vison Sustainable Manufacturing, Advanced Research & Technology Action Plan for Distributed Wind

The Distributed Wind Energy Association (DWEA) has convened the targeted SMART Wind Consortium to develop a consensus‐based, shared‐vision Roadmap that identifies common distributed wind research and manufacturing gaps and barriers, prioritizes solutions to those gaps for today and for future scalability, and facilitates a rapid transfer of innovation into American ‐ manufactured wind turbines. This…

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U.S. Department of Energy Regional Resource Centers Report: State of the Wind Industry in the Regions

The U.S. DOE’s Regional Resource Centers (RRCs) provide unbiased wind energy information to communities and decision makers to help them evaluate wind energy potential and learn about wind power’s benefits and impacts in their regions. The RRCs have identified a wide array of market challenges that continue to hinder wider-scale deployments of wind technologies. This document summarizes the status and drivers for U.S. wind energy development on regional and state levels.

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EISPC EZ Mapping Tool

The EISPC Energy Zones Mapping tool is a free online mapping tool to identify potential clean energy resource areas within the Eastern Transmission Interconnection. https://eispctools.anl.gov/

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Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)

A comprehensive resource of federal and state renewable energy financial incentives and policies. The DSIRE web site provides summaries of renewable energy and energy efficiency incentives and policies established by the federal government, state governments and U.S. territories, local governments, and larger electric and gas utilities in the United States. DSIRE also offers summary maps…

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