Our Mission / Purpose

IWEA is your source for information on wind energy in Iowa. IWEA will...
  • Promote the value of increased use of wind energy in the state.
  • Enhance Economic Development for the state and region through the recruitment of wind related industries.
  • Speak with a common voice to seek legislation and statewide policies which help the growth of the wind industry.
  • Facilitate communication and networking of all stakeholders valuing the growth of wind energy in Iowa.

IWEA News / Updates / Press Releases

IWEA Organizational Changes
December 09, 2015
Mike Prior resigned his position as Executive Director of the Iowa Wind Energy Association, effective October 1st, 2015. IWEA has retained the services of Kristina Sickels, of Sickels & Associates, to help manage the organization's daily…read more...

Economic Impacts of Wind Energy Development in Iowa
August 11, 2015
Following the release of IWEA’s May wind report Iowa’s Wind Potential for Addressing 111(d) Goals, Dave Swenson, and associate scientist in the Department of Economics at Iowa State University, conducted an economic impact analysis of…read more...

IOWA'S WIND POTENTIAL: An Executive Summary of Iowa's Wind Resources to Reduce Carbon Emissions
May 04, 2015
As a national wind energy leader, Iowa is on track to achieve its proposed carbon reduction goal in the Clean Power Plan, and is also well-positioned to help other states meet their reduction goals. Iowa can build and sell wind energy,…read more...

A Few of our Members

Lakes Reginal
Vatterott College - Provides a Diploma in Wind Energy which covers content in electricity, energy regulations, mechanical systems, turbine motor theory and much more.  Technical mathematics, energy tarnsfer concepts, electrical systems, mechanical control

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