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Wind Power Growth Rebounds 15% in H1 2011, Capacity Rises ~23%

Wind Power Growth Rebounds 15% in H1 2011, Capacity Rises ~23%

Graphic credit: World Wind Energy Association The worldwide wind energy market has been rebounding strongly from a weak 2010 through the first half of this year, according to the World Wind Energy Association’s (WWEA) first half report for 2011. Some 18,405 megawatts (MW) of wind power came on-line in the first six months of 2011, a 15% year-to-year increase over first half 2010′s 16,000MW, bringing worldwide wind power capacity to 215,000MW as of end June. Worldwide wind capacity rose 9.3% during 2011′s first six months and by 22.9% when compared with the first six months of 2010.The Top 5 The top five producers of wind power worldwide — China, the USA, Germany, Spain and India — continue to dominate the wind power market, accounting for 74% of global wind power capacity. China remained the worldwide leader in wind power capacity with approximately 52 gigawatts (GW) insta...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/09/05/wind-power-growth-reb...

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