James Madison University

Learn About Wind Power

We have compiled this list of resources to help you further your knowledge on wind power.

PHOTO: Turbine in classroom

Wind Energy Information

  • American Wind Energy Association
    This trade association is made up of all the players within the wind industry, including project developers, parts, service, and equipment suppliers, utilities, researchers, and others who fight for wind power.
  • National Wind Coordinating Committee
    Their central purpose is to support the development of a commercial market for wind power that is environmentally, politically, and economically sustainable.
  • Wind Powering America
    The U.S. Department of Energy created this program to increase the use of wind energy in the U.S. Their website has information about the program itself, as well as detailed information for each state.

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Other Resources

Teaching Resources at James Madison University

For information about wind turbines visit these websites of various manufacturers.

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