Category Archives: GWEC in press

GWEC: Rüzgar enerjisinde 2017’ye daha güçlü bakıyoruz

Borsa Gündem

Küresel Rüzgar Enerjisi Konseyi (GWEC) bugün yıllık piyasa
istatistiklerini açıkladı. Konsey 2016 piyasasının 54 GW’den daha fazla
olduğunu ve bunun toplam küresel kurulu kapasiteyi 487 GW civarına
çıkardığını belirtti. Çin, ABD, Almanya ve Hindistan’ın başını çektiği,
Fransa, Türkiye ve Hollanda’nın şaşırtıcı derecede güçlü performans
gösterdiğini belirten konsey, bununla birlikte küresel piyasasının
2015’in toplam rekorundan daha az olduğuna dikkat çekti. …

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Впереди планеты всей: Китай обогнал США в области ветроэнергетики

Regnum.ru

Китай следует своему плану по инвестированию в «чистую» энергетику для сокращения выбросов парниковых газов и повышения качества воздуха. По итогам 2016 года в КНР произведено почти в три раза больше мощности от ветряных установок, чем в США. Об этом сегодня, 10 февраля, сообщает агентство Bloomberg со ссылкой на доклад Глобального совета по ветроэнергетике (GWEC).

Согласно докладу, Китай возглавил международный список стран …

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Weltweit 54 Gigawatt Wind neu installiert

Erneuerbare Energien

Der Global Wind Energy Council hat seine jährliche Statistik veröffentlicht: 2016 wurden demnach mehr als 54 Gigawatt (GW) Windleistung neu installiert. Damit sind es nun insgesamt knapp 487 GW. Stärkste Märkte waren China, USA, Deutschland und Indien. Erstaunlich stark waren zudem Frankreich, die Türkei und die Niederlande. Gleichwohl kamen die Installationszahlen 2016 an die des Jahres 2015 nicht heran.

Der …

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Wind installations fall 14%

reNEWS

Global wind installations dropped 14% to 54.6GW last year due to slower growth in China, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).

Chinese additions dipped to 23.3GW from 30GW due to impending feed-in tariff reductions, while installations in Europe and North America remained stable.

This contributed to annual global installations missing the record of 63.6GW achieved in 2015.

GWEC said cumulative wind capacity …

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Global capacity nears 500GW

Windpower Monthly

The global wind industry added 54GW of new wind capacity in 2016, taking the worldwide total to 487GW, according to the latest annual figures from the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).

The total is a 13% fall on the record year in 2015, with most regions installing less in 2016 than the previous year.

Only Europe improved slightly on its 2015 …

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GWEC statistics: wind power market continues to grow

Sun & Wind Energy

The Global Wind Energy Council released its annual market statistics (link is external): the 2016 market was more than 54 GW, bringing total global installed capacity to nearly 487 GW.

Led by China, the US, Germany, and India; and with surprisingly strong showings from France, Turkey and the Netherlands, the global wind power market 2016 was nonetheless less …

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China Widens Wind Power Lead Over U.S., World With Another 23 GW

Bloomberg

China installed almost three times more wind power than the U.S. last year, continuing its clean-energy investment blitz to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase air quality.

China led new global wind-power installations with 23.3 gigawatts, compared with 8.2 gigawatts in second-place U.S., according to a report published Friday by the Global Wind Energy Council. About 54.6 gigawatts of new turbines …

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GWEC says Argentina should award at least 1 GW of wind contracts this year

Renewables Now

Feb 9 (Renewables Now) – The government of Argentina should award wind power contracts for no less than 1 GW of capacity during upcoming tenders in 2017, the Global Wind Energy Council’s Latin America Committee chairman, Ramon Fiestas, told Renewables Now.

“This is the capacity that should be awarded during this year in order to fulfill the goals set by …

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Global Offshore Wind Capacity Reaches 14.4GW in 2016

Offshorewind.biz

2,219MW of installed offshore wind capacity was added worldwide in 2016, bringing the total to 14,384MW, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).

2016 brought a significant slowdown in momentum when compared to the record-breaking 2015 when 3,443MW of installed capacity was added, almost two thirds of which was commissioned in Germany.

However, 2017 is expected to top the 2015 numbers, with …

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World adds 54.6GW of wind in 2016 as China growth slows: GWEC

Recharge

The world installed 54.6GW of wind capacity in 2016 as new additions were dragged down by slower growth in China, said the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).

Last year’s global installation figure – down from 63.5GW in 2015 – includes 23.3GW of new Chinese wind, down from 30GW the year before.

GWEC secretary general Steve Sawyer said: “Wind power continues to grow …

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