Global Wind Energy Installations Grow By 42% In 2014


Worldwide wind power installations grew by 42% in 2014, according to Navigant Research’s annual World Wind Energy Market Update report.

The report, which covers developments in the wind energy sector throughout 2014, also highlights the importance of China, Germany, and the United States in the global wind industry’s “remarkable comeback in 2014,” thanks to “policy-driven acceleration of installations.”

Furthermore, countries such as Brazil, Turkey, France, and Canada “also helped sustain a strong foundation for the industry” as it continues to mature, both technologically, financially, and in terms of its general reliability around the world.