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IOWA

Renewable Energy Standard

105 MW Renewable Energy Law

Key Issues

  • Maintain Iowa's national leadership on the development of wind power, with a focus on in-state investment, job growth, and low-cost electricity
  • Continue to highlight the benefits of high-voltage transmission development to build new opportunities for export into other markets
  • Continue participation in Iowa DNR's robust Clean Power Plan stakeholder process to ensure strong role for wind energy in State Implementatino Plan

WOW Staff Liaison

Chris Kunkle, ckunkle@windonthewires.org

Important State Links

Iowa Utilities Board

Iowa State Energy Center
Follow this link to find information on Iowa wind case studies/projects, wind maps, wind assessment calculator, wind energy manual, and other information on how wind farms work.