Distributed Wind Energy News

USDA Announces $21 Million in REAP Grants

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Business-Cooperative Service Administrator Karama Neal on July 13 announced that USDA is making $21 million in technical assistance grants available through the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) to help...

DWEA Among DOE’s Energizing Rural Communities Prize Awards

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations (OCED) on July 14 announced that DWEA was among 67 winners in the first phase of the $6.7 millionEnergizing Rural Communities Prize. This prize challenges individuals and organizations to develop...

Wind Energy Legislative Roundup

By Lloyd Ritter, DWEA Representative Welcome to the August (and part of September) Congressional recess, I guess. Congress left town last week with a load of work still to do, ranging from appropriations to the Farm Bill re-authorization. It’s going to get very...

President’s Message August 2023

By Michael Bergey, DWEA President Dangerous, record-breaking heat across the globe is bringing home the real impact of our continued use of fossil fuels. But also in the news is the impressive surge of domestic investments in clean energy and storage manufacturing, as...

Guide DWEA’s 2022 Policy Priorities

Support Distributed Wind for Community Empowerment & Energy Resilience Please take 5 minutes to complete a short survey about policies you'd like to see DWEA prioritize this year. If you represent an organization or business that supports local clean energy – let...

Distributed Wind 2022

Distributed Wind 2022, Feb 28 - Mar 3 in Washington DC DWEA's annual business conference and lobby day is your best opportunity to learn what's new in behind-the-meter distributed wind, including DOE's exciting new programs to advance distributed wind's contribution...

Distributed Generation: Eastern Colorado’s Clean Energy Future

DWEA Hosts Distributed Generation Workshop in Yuma, CO Yuma, CO – On December 4th the Distributed Wind Energy Association (DWEA) will host a full-day Distributed Generation (DG) Workshop at the Community Center in Yuma, CO. The workshop is the second in DWEA’s “State...

All Eyes on Kansas to Reinvigorate America’s Heartland

CEBC and DWEA co-host Distributed Generation Workshop in Wichita, KS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2017 Wichita, KS – On September 27th the Clean Energy Business Council (CEBC) and Kansas Department of Commerce in partnership with the Distributed Wind Energy...