Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. CEO JP Roehm Elected to American Wind Energy Association’s Board of Directors
Mr. Roehm took his seat on the Board during the
“AWEA plays a vital role in positioning the wind industry for long-term success, and I welcome the opportunity to help lead the association as it carries out its important mission,” Mr. Roehm said. “Wind power is at the forefront of propelling the U.S. economy toward a cleaner, more efficient energy future. As a leader in the industry, IEA brings valuable expertise and insight to benefit AWEA’s efforts to highlight wind power as one of the most competitive sources of new electricity.”
IEA, a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise, is a top-tier builder of wind energy projects in the U.S.
The U.S. wind power industry increased its overall capacity by 8 percent in 2018 to 96,433 megawatts and reached 97,223 megawatts in the first quarter of 2019. That’s more than double the total installed U.S. wind power capacity at the start of this decade and is enough to power more than 30 million homes, according to AWEA data.
Additionally, as the cost of developing renewable energy continues to decline, new-build wind capacity is projected to become cost-competitive with existing conventional energy plants in the next decade, according to a 2019
IEA is a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise. Headquartered in
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