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

DOE Announces Regional Resource Centers
March 14, 2014
  On Monday, March 10th, the US Department of Energy (DOE) in cooperation with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) announced that a collaborative grant application submitted by the Iowa Wind Energy Association (IWEA), Windustry,…read more...

USGS Interactive Map of All 47,000 Utility Scale Wind Turbines in the US
February 20, 2014
The US Geological Survey recently released an interactive map of all 47,000 utility scale wind turbines in the US and profiles the top 5 states including Iowa.  This interactive map allows the user to zoom in literally to an individual turbine…read more...

A Few of our Members

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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