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  • gwec-in-press - 23 Oct 2014

    Wind energy to support almost 20% of global power supply: Report

    power-technology.com

    Installed wind power capacity could grow 530% to reach 2,000GW by 2030, supplying 17-19% of global electricity, according to a report published in 2014 edition of the Global Wind Energy Outlook by Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Greenpeace International.By 2050, the capacity can swell up to supply 25-30% of global electricity, the report reveals.In 2013, the total wind energy …

  • gwec-in-press - 23 Oct 2014

    Global Wind Energy Could Reach 2,000 GW By 2030: GWEC

    North American Windpower

    Wind power could reach 2,000 GW by 2030 and supply up to 19% of global electricity, according to a report by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Greenpeace International. In fact, the study shows that wind power could provide between 25% and 30% of global electricity supply by 2050.The new report, “Global Wind Energy Outlook 2014,” presents …

  • gwec-in-press - 22 Oct 2014

    GWEC, Greenpeace: Wind to Provide Up to 30% of Global Electricity Supply

    OffshoreWind.biz

    The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Greenpeace International have released the 2014 edition of the Global Wind Energy Outlook in Beijing. The report shows that wind power could reach 2,000 GW by 2030, and supply up to 17-19% of global electricity, creating over 2 million new jobs and reducing CO2 emissions by more than 3 billion tonnes per year. …

  • gwec-in-press - 22 Oct 2014

    Wind could supply nearly 20 pct of global power by 2030 – report

    Reuters

    * Installed wind capacity totalled 318 GW at end of 2013

    * Could surge by 530 pct to 2,000 GW by 2030

    LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Installed wind power capacity could swell by 530 percent to 2,000 gigawatts (GW) by 2030, supplying up to 19 percent of global electricity, a report from a trade association and Greenpeace said on Tuesday.

    It said …

  • gwec-in-press - 22 Oct 2014

    Wind Energy Could Generate Nearly 20 Percent of World’s Electricity by 2030

    EcoWatch

    Wind power has a pivotal role to play in the world’s energy supply over the next few years. By providing huge amounts of clean, affordable power, it can buy us time in the fight against global warming while revolutions in energy efficiency and solar power gain momentum.

    Greenpeace and the Global Wind Energy Council have just released a two-yearly status report …

  • gwec-in-press - 22 Oct 2014

    Global wind energy outlook 2014

    India Environment Portal

    By 2020 India could have 56 GW of wind power supplying 137 terrawatt hours (TW h) of electricity each year, save 82 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissionseach year according to “Global Wind Energy Outlook for 2014” published by Global Wind Energy Council and Greenpeace International.

    The sector could also provide employment to over 123,000 people says the report. …