Welcome to Our Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Industry Page

Renewable energy sources, including wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and water power play an important - and increasing - role in our nation's energy mix. The growth of clean and domestic renewable energy is an important part of addressing climate change and increasing our energy security.

Energy efficiency and energy conservation can be the most cost-effective and least-polluting means of reducing our demand for energy.

Key Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Activities:


  • Stay tuned for upcoming renewable energy and energy efficiency webinars!

Trade Events:

  • Infrastructure Development Trade Mission to Morocco, Egypt and Jordan
    December 3-11, 2014
    Efficient Energy technology, equipment and services included among focus sectors – Opportunities include: Electrical generating equipment; Gas and steam turbine units; Clean coal technology; Transmission and distribution equipment and services; Wind and solar energy technology and equipment; Products and services related to power industries and electricity grid; Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) technologies and peripherals. Although focused on the sub-sectors above, the mission also will consider participation from companies in other appropriate energy sectors as space permits.
    For details and registration, visit HERE

  • Discover Global Markets: Sustainable Solutions Silicon Valley, February 9-11
    DGM: Sustainable Solutions will provide the access, information and forum for U.S. companies to discover new international market opportunities, and also the tools and business relationships to effectively pursue them. Pre‐scheduled private meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats in sectors such as power generation, energy conservation, land use, water treatment, advanced transportation, sustainable supply chain, and more: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Nordics, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, U.A.E., U.K. For more information, contact Wellington.Chu@trade.gov. Program flyer attached.

  • Mexico Wind Power 2015
    February 25-26, 2015 | Mexico City, Mexico
    Mexico Wind Power 2015 is Mexico's largest trade event for wind power design, construction and power distribution. It is also the only wind power event in Mexico which is co-organized and supported by the Mexican Wind Energy Association (AMDEE) and the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). The American Wind Energy Association is also a supporting organization.

    Mexico WindPower 2015 will be a full exhibition with the conference, including a new focus on e show. Mexico Wind Power is a Latin American sales focused show, with several buyers from South America about 20% of the visitors are international arriving from throughout the continent. The show is growing at a rapid pace due to an increase in wind power construction projects and techniques as well as an increasing focus on green construction methods.

    MEXICO WINDPOWER will bring Mexican and international companies together in a single business center. For information on exhibiting in the U.S. Pavilion at this event, contact Miguel Vazquez.
  • Hydrovision 2015 | Portland, OR | July 14-17, IBP Select.  As hydropower gains momentum in the search for clean, renewable energy, HydroVision International continues to grow as the premier event for hydro professionals to network, share best practices and see the latest U.S. products and technologies in the hydropower industry. HydroVision International 2014 had over 3,000 attendees from 56 countries and over 300 exhibitors. HydroVision conference tracks cover: Asset Management, Civil Works & Dam Safety, Marine Hydrokinetics, New Development, Operations & Maintenance, Policies & Regulation, Water Resources, and Technical Papers and & Posters. The National Hydropower Association is the official partnering association of the show. A number of workshops and seminars are co-located with HydroVision International, including the Waterpower Hydro Basics Course. For more information, contact William.Lawton@trade.gov or Glen.Roberts@trade.gov.

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