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GWCE Africa Wind Energy Handbook

GWCE Africa Wind Energy Handbook

GWEC, as the voice for the global wind energy industry, has formed a Task Force to support growth opportunities for wind energy on the African continent. The Task Force is composed of leading wind energy companies active in the African market as well as a ...
FINANCING AND INVESTMENT TRENDS The European wind industry in 2018

FINANCING AND INVESTMENT TRENDS The European wind industry in 2018

In 2018 the wind industry invested €65bn in Europe. This included investments in new assets, refinancing transactions, mergers and acquisition at project and corporate level, public market transactions, and private equity raised. Wind energy represented t ...
WIND ENERGY IN EUROPE IN 2018 Trends and statistics

WIND ENERGY IN EUROPE IN 2018 Trends and statistics

Europe installed 11.7 GW (10.1 GW in the EU) of gross power capacity in 2018, This was 33% down on 2017. With a total net installed capacity of 189 GW, wind energy remains the second largest form of power generation capacity in Europe, set to overtake gas ...
Building Stronger Communities Wind’s Growing Role in Regional Australia

Building Stronger Communities Wind’s Growing Role in Regional Australia

Australia’s 82 operational wind farms deliver significant financial and social benefits to their host communities. Sharing these benefits equitably with local host communities ensures these projects generate not just much-needed clean energy, but also str ...
OFFSHORE WIND IN EUROPE Key trends and statistics 2018

OFFSHORE WIND IN EUROPE Key trends and statistics 2018

In 2018 Europe connected 409 new offshore wind turbines to the grid across 18 projects. This brought 2,649 MW of net additional capacity.Europe now has a total installed offshore wind capacity of 18,499 MW. This corresponds to 4,543 grid-connected wind tu ...
2018 Wind Technologies Market Report

2018 Wind Technologies Market Report

The 2018 Wind Technologies Market Report—now in its thirteenth consecutive year—provides an overview of developments and trends in the U.S. wind power market, with a particular focus on the year 2018. Download the full 2018 Wind Technologies Market ...
Global Wind Report 2018

Global Wind Report 2018

This is the 14th annual report on the status of the global wind industry by the Global Wind Energy Council. It provides a comprehensive overview of the global industry at a specific moment in time; an industry now present in more than 90 countries, 30 of ...
Cost-competitive renewable power generation: Potential across South East Europe 2017(External Content)

Cost-competitive renewable power generation: Potential across South East Europe 2017(External Content)

Renewable energy has long been used in South East Europe, whether as fuelwood for heating or in the form of hydroelectric power generation. More recently, governments from Slovenia to Ukraine have pledged to shift to renewables to replace ageing fossil-ba ...
Offshore innovation widens renewable energy options (External Content)

Offshore innovation widens renewable energy options (External Content)

Recent data and research findings confirm the rapid capacity growth, ongoing cost and performance improvements, increasing technological sophistication and continued need for international standardisation for new renewables, such as offshore wind power an ...

Renewable Energy Benefits: Leveraging local capacity for offshore wind (External Content)

Offshore wind projects create ample opportunities for local value creation. Income and jobs can be maximised by leveraging existing economic activities and building upon domestic supply chains. Education and training, however, must be attuned to emerging ...

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