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Wind Energy Operations Managers

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There are about 105,500 people employed in the wind energy industry, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Wind energy operations managers work for wind farms, energy companies, utilities, and government agencies. Wind-related projects tend to be most concentrated in the Midwest, Southwest, and Northeast regions of the United States. The top five U.S. states by total installed wind capacity (in descending order) are Texas, Indiana, California, Oklahoma, and Illinois. 

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