Global Wind Energy Council

GWEC is a member-based trade association that represents the entire wind energy sector. The members of GWEC represent over 1,500 companies, organisations and institutions in more than 80 countries, including manufacturers, developers, component suppliers, research institutes, national wind and renewables associations, electricity providers, finance and insurance companies.

See below for the Latest GWEC News, Analysis, Profit Results, Share Price Information, and Commentary. 

Global wind power sector needs over 574,000 technicians by 2027

Annual capacity additions will double in the next five years to 155 GW.

Global wind power sector needs over 574,000 technicians by 2027

Annual capacity additions will double in the next five years to 155 GW.

Asia-Pacific’s offshore wind power ambitions look bright

With offshore wind projects set to reach $60.9b by 2030, GWEC expert sheds light on challenges that may slow down the momentum.

Australia to open consultations for 2 more offshore wind projects

The country aims to develop six offshore wind zones.

New offshore wind capacity to reach 380 GW by 2032

Asia Pacific will account for nearly half of the installations.

China will remain as largest wind market: report

It will add 70GW to 80GW annually until 2030.

Around 680GW wind energy capacity to be installed by 2027: report

Policy changes are needed to prevent supply bottlenecks by 2026.

Indonesia to install 450MW wind power by 2027

The additions could be raised to 550MW if barriers are addressed.

Global commission formed to accelerate approvals of renewables, green hydrogen

It is expected to present its recommendations to the UN General Assembly in September 2023.

Asia coalition launched to accelerate clean energy procurement

ACEC’s vision includes clean energy’s accessibility and affordability in the region by 2030.

Ingka Group becomes Asia Clean Energy Coalitions’ founding member

The coalition will convene the world’s leading clean energy buyers, investors, and developers.

Japan, 8 others join Global Offshore Wind Alliance

The alliance targets to speed up the installation of offshore wind.

Renewables key to resolving energy security, climate crises

Wind energy is one of the most competitive and mature technologies.

Offshore wind struggles as Asia faces regulatory bottlenecks

This may challenge Asia’s momentum in replacing Europe as the largest offshore wind market.

Wind energy industry needs 570,000 technicians by 2026

This comes as the global onshore and offshore wind increase in size by 67%.

Global alliance formed to boost offshore wind capacity

It aims to increase offshore wind capacity by 670% to 380GW in 2030.

Onshore wind to play a key role in achieving India’s 2030 target

The country has almost 41GW of onshore wind capacity.