Wind energy in Spain

With 23,484 MW of accumulated capacity, wind energy has been the second source of electrical generation in Spain in 2018. Spain is the fifth country in the world in terms of installed wind power after China, the US, Germany and India.

Installed wind capacity

was 23,484 MW by 31th of December 2018

Wind energy was

the system´s second technology in 2018, with a generation of 48,902 GWh, and a cover of the electrical demand of 19%

It invests around

104 million euros annually in R&D

22,578 people work

in the sector in our country

The industry exports

technology worth 2.4 billion euros per year

It contributes direct

and indirectly 3.4 billion euros to GDP, a 0.31%