Category Archives: GWEC in press

More Than 54 Gigawatts Of New Wind Power Installed In 2016, Competing With “Subsidized Incumbents”

Clean Technica

The annual report from the Global Wind Energy Council was published on Tuesday, revealing that more than 54 gigawatts of new wind energy was installed during 2016, and that the technology is now competing with “heavily subsidized incumbents across the globe.”

The landmark Global Wind Report: Annual Market Update report was published on Tuesday by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), the …

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China continues to lead global wind energy market, says new report

CNBC

Over 54 gigawatts (GW) of wind power were installed in 2016 and cumulative capacity grew by more than 12 percent to hit 486.8 GW, according to a new report from global trade association, the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).

Released on Tuesday, the GWEC’s Global Wind Report: Annual Market Update forecasts nearly 60 GW of wind installations this year, with cumulative …

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India’s wind power capacity crosses 32 GW mark, says IWTMA

The Economic Times

Industry body Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) today said the wind power generation capacity in the country has crossed 32 GW mark.

However, according to the Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) monthly report for March 2017, the installed wind power generation capacity is around 28.7 GW, lower than the ITWMA estimates.

India’s installed wind power generation …

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Rising Wind Power Growth to Be Led by China Over Next Five Years

Jakarta Globe

China will lead growth in global wind power capacity of almost 65 percent over the next five years, with other Asian countries also developing more renewable energy, the Global Wind Energy Council said on Tuesday (25/04).

Cumulative wind energy capacity was 487 gigawatts at the end of 2016, a 12.6 percent rise from the year before and should grow by …

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Windkraft wird global massiv zulegen

Swiss Cleantech

Delhi – Die installierte globale Windkraftkapazität wird von heute knapp 500 Gigawatt auf 800 Gigawatt 2021 steigen. Windkraft sei im Wettbewerb mit Kohlestrom und Atomstrom nun konkurrenzfähig, heisst es vom Global Wind Energy Council.

Der Ausbau der Windkraft wird sich in den kommenden Jahren nochmals beschleunigen, erwartet der Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). Laut seinem in Delhi vorgestellten jährlichen „Global …

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Rising wind power growth to be led by China over next five years

Busines Insider

China will lead growth in global wind power capacity of almost 65 percent over the next five years, with other Asian countries also developing more renewable energy, the Global Wind Energy Council said on Tuesday.

Cumulative wind energy capacity was 487 gigawatts (GW) at the end of 2016, a 12.6 percent rise from the year before and should grow by …

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Price breakthrough positions offshore wind for growth worldwide

Offshore Wind Journal

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) says the steep decline in the cost of offshore wind energy is attracting the attention of countries outside Europe, which leads the way in its development.

GWEC says a rolling five-year forecast for wind energy as a whole will see almost 60GW of new wind installations in 2017 and a cumulative installed capacity …

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Vers un quasi-doublement de la capacité éolienne mondiale en 2021 [GWEC]

Green Univers

Le Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) prévoit que la capacité éolienne totale installée dans le monde (terrestre et marin) en 2021 atteindra 817 GW, contre 486,7 GW fin 2016. La croissance sera tirée par le continent asiatique, avec 357 GW de puissance installée. La Chine va continuer à mener la course en tête mais l’Inde devrait effectuer un rattrapage spectaculaire. …

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A Look At The Current Global Wind Market – And What’s To Come

North American Windpower

More than 54 GW of wind energy was installed across the global market in 2016, according to a new report from the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), which says the market now comprises more than 90 countries, including nine with more than 10 GW installed and 29 over the 1 GW mark.

In addition, cumulative capacity grew by 12.6% …

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Strong outlook for wind power

WindTech International

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) released its Global Wind Report: Annual Market Update. More than 54 GW of clean renewable wind power was installed across the global market in 2016, which now comprises more than 90 countries, including 9 with more than 10,000 MW installed, and 29 which have now passed the 1,000 MW mark.

Cumulative capacity grew by …

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