Past Events

Intercontinental Wind Power Congress 2015

Istanbul, Turkey

31/03/2015 - 02/04/2015

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GWEC and EWEA are joining forces to partner with the Turkish Wind Energy Association (TWEA) on a new wind event in the spring of 2015 - Intercontinental Wind Power Congress.  Turkey, the natural bridge between Asia, Africa and Europe, has enormous wind potential with already 3000 MW of installed capacity, a further 11 GW in planning stages, and expectations to ...

EWEA Offshore 2015

Copenhagen, Denmark

10/03/2015 - 12/03/2015

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Join us for GWEC-led session on 11 March from 17h-18h30 during EWEA Offshore 2015.

"Growing your offshore wind business in North America and Asia"

Session description

As part of a series of ‘Doing Business in …’ workshops, this interactive session - organised by Global Wind Energy Council - will focus on offshore markets outside Europe.  Speakers will share their experience and insights into ...

Mexico WindPower 2015

Mexico city, Mexico

25/02/2015 - 26/02/2015

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The fourth edition of Mexico WindPower will held from 25-26 February 2015.  Further information on the event, including sponsorship and exhibition opportunities can be found on the event website.

Mexico WindPower is an annual event jointly organised by the Global Wind Energy Council, the Mexican wind energy association (AMDEE) and event organiser EJ Krause.



Mexico WindPower 2015 will be the most important ...

Windaba 2014

Cape Town, South Africa

03/11/2014 - 05/11/2014

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Windaba 2014 – Register now!

The industry in South Africa is in a very rapid growth phase with 1985 MW of projects awarded by the end of 2013, expectations of 5 GW of installed capacity within 10 years, and ambitions for 9 GW by 2030. All of this inevitably comes with challenges and issues to address.

This year’s conference - with the theme ...

CanWEA 2014

Montreal, Canada

27/10/2014 - 30/10/2014

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CanWEA’s 30th Annual Conference and Exhibition will be taking place October 27-30, 2014, at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal in the exciting city of Montréal, Québec. This premier event will bring together over 2,000 delegates and almost 200 exhibiting companies from around the globe to discuss opportunities and latest developments in Canada’s emerging wind energy industry.

The exhibition will provide ...

China Wind Power 2014

Beijing, China

22/10/2014 - 24/10/2014

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The eighth edition of China Wind Power will take place from 22-24 October 2014 in Beijing, China.

China Wind Power is jointly organised by GWEC, Chinese Wind Energy Association (CWEA) and Chinese Renewable Energy Industry Association (CREIA).

For further information please see the event website

AWEA’s Offshore Windpower 2014

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

07/10/2014 - 08/10/2014

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2014 will be a turning point for the U.S. offshore wind energy industry. With projects in advanced stages of development, plans for lease auctions in several states, and an upcoming announcement of finalists for the Department of Energy's Advanced Technology Demonstration Project Initiative, the U.S. offshore wind energy industry is picking up speed and momentum. 2014 will be a critical ...

WindEnergy Hamburg 2014

Hamburg, Germany

26/09/2014 - 26/09/2014

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GWEC is the official global partner of WindEnergy Hamburg.

From 23-26 September 2014, Hamburg will become your gateway to the world of wind energy. The new international fair, WindEnergy Hamburg, will provide a comprehensive overview of the current status and future prospects of the sector – along the entire value chain of the international wind industry, onshore and offshore. 

As official global ...


Las Vegas, USA

05/05/2014 - 08/05/2014

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WINDPOWER is the annual conference and exhibition for the U.S. wind industry hosted by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). It’s the nexus of wind energy professionals who converge to generate actionable ideas for expanding the wind energy economy through technology and collaboration.

10% discount for GWEC members!!

AWEA is offering GWEC members a 10% discount off full conference registration passes - ...

EWEA 2014 Annual Event

Barcelona, Spain

10/03/2014 - 13/03/2014

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EWEA 2014 Annual Event, Europe’s premier wind energy event, presents an international platform for the wind energy industry to showcase and demonstrate its latest products and services. As well as an extensive exhibition, the event features a broad conference programme and unrivalled networking opportunities.

The global marketplace is becoming increasingly crowded with new players. Every year, EWEA brings together over 60 ...

Mexico WindPower 2014

Mexico City, Mexico

26/02/2014 - 27/02/2014

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In many parts of the world, wind power now competes alongside other conventional power generation technologies.

Mexico as a nation shows great potential in this field, and according to SENER's Energy Secretary (Initiative for the Development of Renewable Energy in Mexico): “Research shows the relevance that wind power is having on Mexico’s technology within the energy sector, with 1,370 MW already in ...

Wind Energy Asia 2014

Jeju Island, South Korea

19/02/2014 - 21/02/2014

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The second edition of Wind Energy Asia is planned to take place in Jeju Island, South Korea, from 19-21 February 2014.  Mark your agenda! 

Further information on the conference, sponsorship and exhibition opportunities will be posted soon on the event website at

Offshore wind power potential of Gujarat

Gujarat, India

01/02/2014 - 01/02/2014

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Economic growth in India is opening up great potential for the development of renewable resources. Technological advancement in this sector is essential for meeting the ever increasing energy demand of the country. Offshore Wind Power in Gujarat has the potential to generate and deliver sustainable supplies of clean, renewable ...

EWEA Offshore 2013

Frankfurt, Germany

19/11/2013 - 21/11/2013

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The world's largest offshore conference and exhibition comes to Frankfurt in 2013.

EWEA OFFSHORE 2013 will be a guiding light for the offshore industry, providing the latest information, predicting trends, showcasing cutting-edge innovations and connecting key industry and political players.

Why Frankfurt?

Financing offshore is becoming more and more of a challenge, so we have chosen to meet in the strategic location and ...

China Wind Power 2013

Beijing, China

16/10/2013 - 18/10/2013

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China Wind Power 2013 will take place in Beijing from 16-18 October 2013.  The event will include a 3 day conference and exhibition.

Call for abstracts have just closed and the  programme can be seen here.

CanWEA’s 29th Annual Conference & Exhibition

Toronto, Canada

07/10/2013 - 10/10/2013

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This annual 'can't miss' event will be held from 7-10 October 2013 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Ontario, Canada.

CanWEA 2013 Conference & Exhibition is Canada's largest wind energy conference attracting over 2,000 delegates and almost 200 exhibiting companies from around the world. It is the place to see products and services, learn industry brand names, network with leading industry decision ...

Windaba 2013

Cape Town, South Africa

25/09/2013 - 27/09/2013

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Supported by a depth of state legislation, a decisive move towards an energy mix which includes renewables and overwhelming international confidence, the  South African wind industry looks set to continue its exponential growth.

With 81 main programme speakers confirmed, SAWEA and GWEC are pleased to announce that its 3rd annual conference and exhibition is already 86% to SOLD OUT.  Members of ...

Brazil Windpower 2013

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

03/09/2013 - 05/09/2013

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Wind power is the fastest growing source of power generation in Brazil.  Since 2009, when the Brazilian government took a series of incentive measures to introduce wind power into the Brazilian energy matrix, the energy auctions have already contracted abut 6,7 GW of installed power, and expects to install 2GW of wind power per year until 2020.

And this rapid growth is ...

Global Wind Day 2013

Around the world

15/06/2013 - 15/06/2013

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Global Wind Day is a worldwide event that occurs annually on 15 June. It is a day for discovering wind, its power and the possibilities it holds to change our world.

In more than 75 countries around the world, wind farms are in operation, generating energy from a clean and renewable source.

Thousands of individuals are involved in the production of energy ...

Windpower 2013

Chicago, USA

05/05/2013 - 08/05/2013

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WINDPOWER® is the focal point for wind professionals to network with and learn from industry leaders and experts, and to discover the latest in industry products and services. All of your industry peers – and competitors – will be at WINDPOWER 2013; it’s where serious wind professionals convene to grow their companies, find solutions to their business challenges, and reconnect ...

Wind Energy Asia 2013

Jeju, South Korea

24/02/2013 - 26/02/2013

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Wind Energy Asia 2013 is co-hosted by the Ministry of Knowledge Economy and Jeju Special Self-Governing Province. The nation’s only wind power exhibition co-organized by the Global Wind Energy Council, Asian Development Bank, Creativity Institute, ICC Jeju, Korea Wind Energy Association, Korea Wind Energy Industry Association and Prime Communication Inc.WEA 2013 is the place for exchanging high-grade information on the ...

EWEA 2013 annual event

Vienna, Austria

04/02/2013 - 07/02/2013

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EWEA 2013 Annual Event is Europe’s wind energy conference and exhibition. Taking place on 4 – 7 February 2013 in the central location of Vienna (Austria), this event will bring together industry leaders and technology pioneers from mature and emerging markets. At this event, EWEA aims to provide the wind industry with an international platform where companies from across the ...

Mexico WindPower 2013

Mexico City, Mexico

30/01/2013 - 31/01/2013

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The second edition of Mexico WindPower will take place on 30-31 January at Centro Banamex, Mexico City. Following on from the success of last year's conference, and the enormous wind energy potential in Mexico, the forum offers 5,000m2 of exhibition space for companies to display and promote their latest products and services. The two day conference will focus on promoting ...

Wind Power India 2012

Chennai, India

28/11/2012 - 30/11/2012

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The second edition of WindPower India will take place in Chennai, India from 28-30 November 2012. The Indian market is growing at a rapid pace with current installed capacity of more than 16,000 MWand an annual market of up to 5 GW by 2015. Continued increase in demand and policy priority for renewables has turned India into one of the ...

China Wind Power 2012

Beijing, China

15/11/2012 - 17/11/2012

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If you do wind power business in China, you cannot afford to miss China Wind Power!

Organized by the three leading associations in the domestic and international wind power arena - Global Wind Energy Council, China Renewable Energy Industry Association, China Wind Energy Association – China Wind Power (CWP) is an annual event which attracts the key players in the wind ...

Windaba 2012

Cape Town, South Africa

22/10/2012 - 24/10/2012

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Windaba is Africa's only major wind energy event, held in South Africa, a huge potential market.  It combines a comprehensive, high-quality international conference which covers all of the important issues facing this exciting region.  If you want to do business in Africa, Windaba is the place to network and meet all of the right people.  Windaba 2012 is organised by ...

CanWEA’s 28th Annual Conference and Exhibition

Toronto, Canada

14/10/ 2012 - 17/10/2012

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CanWEA’s 28th Annual Conference and Exhibition will be held October 14-17, 2012 in Toronto, ON. This premier wind energy event will bring together over 2,500 experts from all over the world to discuss the opportunities and latest developments in the wind energy industry. The exhibition will feature over 250 exhibiting companies and will provide companies with an exclusive opportunity to ...

Husum WindEnergy 2012

Husum, Germany

18/09/2012 - 22/09/2012

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HUSUM WindEnergy been the most important meeting place for the industry’s actors, movers and shakers for a good 20 years.  This biennial event will take place in Husum, Germany from 18-22 September 2012.

Brazil Windpower 2012

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

29/08/2012 - 31/08/2012

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Wind power is the fastest growing source of power generation in Brazil. In 2011, 50% of all newly installed wind power in Central and South America was in Brazil. With approximately 1.5 GW of installed capacity by the end of 2011, and another 7 GW in the pipeline by 2016, attracting about 18 billion USD in investment, projections for cumulative ...

Doing Business in … Mexico (14 November 2014)

The Mexican wind industry now faces the challenge of its consolidation and growth, opening up opportunities in generation, manufacturing and procurement, becoming the largest supplier of clean energy in the country.

AMDEE (The Mexican Wind Energy Association, La Asociación Mexicana de Energía Eólica) has set as a primary goal the development of between 15-20 GW by 2020 - 2022. By the ...

Doing Business in … Turkey (13 January 2015, 8am GMT)

Listen to the webinar online. Situated at the crossroads of east and west, Turkey has unrivalled access to European and Asian markets which has helped its economy boom, and in turn, stimulated its electricity demand. Its energy policy is shaped towards supply security through the diversification of energy sources and it has a target to increase the share of renewable ...