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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 Implementation Plan

CGA Staff Liaison

Peder Mewis,

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.