Archive for GWEC

How Did Wind Energy Perform Globally In 2016?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 10, 2017

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has released its annual market statistics for 2016, when total global installed wind capacity reached nearly 487 GW. Led by China, the U.S., Germany and India – with surprisingly strong showings from France, Turkey [Read More]

GWEC: Wind Could Supply A Big Chunk Of Global Power By 2030

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 19, 2016

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has released its biennial Global Wind Energy Outlook, outlining scenarios in which wind could supply 20% of global electricity by 2030. The report also looks at four scenarios exploring the future of the wind [Read More]

Vestas Exec Appointed Chairman Of Global Wind Energy Council

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 27, 2016

Vestas’ Morten Dyrholm has been appointed chairman of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), a global trade association representing the wind industry. Dyrholm, vice president and global head of marketing and public affairs at Vestas Wind, succeeds Dr. Klaus Rave, [Read More]

Wind Power Leads All New Power Generation Across The Globe

Posted by Lauren Tyler on April 19, 2016

The wind power industry set new records across the world last year, and wind is leading the transformation of the global power system, according to the Global Wind Report: Annual Market Update by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). “Wind [Read More]