Wind energy in the world

Wind energy installed in the world grew by 53% in 2020, reaching 743 GW, according to data from the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). 2020 has been, so far, the best year in history for the global wind industry with 93 GW of new installed capacity. China, the United States of America, Germany, India and Spain are the world’s leading producers.

Evolution of the wind power increase in the world

Ranking of countries by onshore wind power

Ranking of countries by offshore wind power

New onshore and offshore wind power in Europe

Global wind energy auctions

World average wind energy remuneration in auctions