American Wind Energy Assn
Formed in 1974, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is a Washington, D.C.-based national trade association representing wind power project developers, equipment suppliers, service providers, parts manufacturers, utilities, researchers, and others involved in the wind industry.
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- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Lobbying on Behalf of American Wind Energy Assn
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount American Wind Energy Assn $3,310,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Natural Resources,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Science & Technology,
- Economics & Econ Development,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.3307 American Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit Extension Act of 2011 H.R.3630 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011 S.400 A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to ensure that rates and charges for electric energy are assessed in proportion to measurable reliability or economic benefit, and for other purposes. H.R.1861 Infrastructure Jobs and Energy Independence Act S.1220 Fulfilling U.S. Energy Leadership Act of 2011 S.2201 American Energy and Job Promotion Act H.R.2915 American Taxpayer and Western Area Power Administration Customer Protection Act of 2011 H.R.909 A Roadmap for America's Energy Future H.2016 Campus SaVE Act H.R.2170 Cutting Federal Red Tape to Facilitate Renewable Energy Act
RegulationsMentioned in 60 dockets; Submitted to 6 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "American Wind Energy Assn" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 2 FWS Eagle Permits; Modifications to Regulations Governing Take to Protect Interests in Particular Localities 2011
- Toggle 2 BLM Proposed Rule: Segregation of Lands—Renewable Energy 2011
- Toggle 1 FWS Lesser Prairie-Chicken, Proposed Threatened Status 2012
- Toggle 1 FWS Incentivizing Voluntary Conservation Actions under the Endangered Species Act 2011
- Toggle 1 BLM Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding a Competitive Process for Leasing Public Lands for Solar and Wind Energy Development 2011
- Toggle 1 FWS Changes in the Regulations Governing Eagle Permitting 2011
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 12 EPA Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standard for Electric Generating Units 2011
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products and Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment: Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Water Heaters Request for information 2012
- Toggle 5 BLM Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding a Competitive Process for Leasing Public Lands for Solar and Wind Energy Development 2011
- Toggle 5 USCG Port Access Route Study; The Atlantic Coast From Maine to Florida 2011
- Toggle 5 FWS Eagle Permits; Modifications to Regulations Governing Take to Protect Interests in Particular Localities 2011
- Toggle 4 FWS Changes in the Regulations Governing Eagle Permitting 2011
- Toggle 4 FWS Beech Ridge Energy 2012
- Toggle 3 BOEM Notice of the Availability of an Environmental Assessment for Commercial Wind Lease Issuance and Site Assessment Activities on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts 2012
- Toggle 3 FWS Lesser Prairie-Chicken, Proposed Threatened Status 2012
- Toggle 3 FWS Buckeye Wind Power Project, Champaign County, Ohio 2012
Advisory Committees3 people on 2 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "American Wind Energy Assn" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of the Interior 2 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Energy 1 person on 1 committee