The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), with support from GWNET and REN21, is undertaking a global Gender and Renewable Energy survey. The objective of the survey is to gather quantitative and qualitative insights on the current status of women’s participation in the renewable energy sector, existing challenges and potential solutions to improve gender diversity.
Today wind power is the most competitively priced technology in many if not most markets worldwide. The emergence of wind/solar hybrids, more sophisticated grid management and increasingly affordable storage begin to paint a picture of what a fully commercial fossil-free power sector will look like.
This is the 13th annual report on the status of the global wind industry by the Global Wind Energy Council.
2017 edition includes insights into the 21 top wind markets across the world, with a feature chapter on new emerging markets, a five-year market forecast out to 2022, a chapter on the global offshore wind market and much more.