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  • 19 Feb 2018 / gwec-in-press

    GWEC releases 2017 annual market stats

    ESI Africa

    The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has released its annual market statistics for global wind power, which indicated that the 2017 market remained above 50GW, with Europe, India and the offshore wind sector having record years.

    According to the report, Chinese installations were down slightly – ‘only’ 19.5GW – but the rest of the world made up for most of …

  • 19 Feb 2018 / spotlight

    Egypt licenses 1,420 MW of wind power generation

    Renewables now

    Egypt has officially awarded electricity generation licences to four wind farms with a combined capacity of 1,420 MW, the Daily News Egypt reports.

    The Egyptian electric utility and consumer protection regulatory agency (Egypt ERA) granted a 20-year power generation licence to the Gulf of Suez project, to be located in Ras Ghareb municipality, in Cairo’s Red Sea Governorate. The 250 …

  • 17 Feb 2018 / gwec-in-press

    Brazil climbs international wind power ranking


    Brazil has climbed one position in the Global Wind Energy Council’s 2017 wind power capacity ranking. Published annually, the list indicates Brazil …

  • 16 Feb 2018 / gwec-in-press

    Global Wind Installations Reach 52.5 Gigawatts In 2017, Brings Total To 539.5 Gigawatts

    Clean Technica

    The global wind energy industry enjoyed another strong year in 2017, installing a total of 52,573 megawatts worth of new wind capacity, increasing the global cumulative installed capacity up to 539,581 megawatts (MW), as “dramatic price drops” exemplify the current state of play around the world. 

    The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) published its annual market statistics on Wednesday, revealing yet …

  • 15 Feb 2018 / gwec-in-press

    L’éolien en Europe et dans le monde en 2017

    Connaissance des Energies

    Les associations représentant la filière éolienne aux niveaux européen et mondial ont publié les 13 et 14 février leurs données statistiques sur l’année 2017. État des lieux.

    En Europe : une hausse de 20% des nouvelles capacités éoliennes

    En 2017, près de 15,7 GW de nouvelles capacités éoliennes ont été installées dans l’Union européenne, soit 20% de plus qu’en 2016 …

  • 15 Feb 2018 / gwec-in-press

    Rüzgarda Çin Liderliğini Pekiştirdi

    Finans Haberler

    Çin’in rüzgardaki kurulu gücü geçen yıl bir önceki yıla göre 19 bin 500 megavat artarak 188 bin 232 megavata yükseldi.

    Çin’in rüzgardaki kurulu gücü geçen yıl bir önceki yıla göre 19 bin 500 megavat artarak 188 bin 232 megavata yükseldi. Böylece Çin, 2016’da olduğu gibi geçen yıl da rüzgarda kurulu güç bakımından dünya lideri oldu.

    Dünya …