CanWEA’s new campaigns/publications/events


  • Show Your Support for Wind Energy and Become a Friend of Wind!

The majority of Canadians support wind energy for its environmental, economic and social benefits. The Friends of Wind website was designed to give that often-silent majority tools to join the conversation and speak up about wind energy in their community. Visit the Friends of Wind website

  • Power of Wind Blog Contest

To celebrate the growing contribution of wind energy in Canada, CanWEA launched the Power of Wind Blog Contest on June 15th (Global Wind Day). Students entering post-secondary education were invited to submit a 300 word blog on the subject of wind energy for a chance to win bursaries of $250, $500 and $2,000. The contest closed on September 15th and the winners will be announced at CanWEA’s Annual Conference in October.  For more information on the contest, please

  • Wind. For My Community.

Visit to find CanWEA’s recent testimonial advertisements featuring real people talking about the many benefits that wind energy has brought to their community.


Read about Global Wind Day celebrations and much more in the summer 2012 edition of WindSight, CanWEA’s quarterly print magazine.


CanWEA’s 28th Annual Conference and Exhibition will be held October 14-17, 2012 in Toronto, ON. This premier wind energy event will bring together over 2,500 experts from all over the world to discuss the opportunities and latest developments in the wind energy industry. The exhibition will feature over 250 exhibiting companies and will provide companies with an exclusive opportunity to network and generate new business leads.

Join us at Canada’s largest wind energy conference.