27 Jan '16, 12pm

No new wind power installed in Spain in 2015 endangering EU renewable targets writes GWEC.

In the last four years, Spain has installed 1,932 MW, which makes it the less wind power friendly political term in four and compromises Spain's compliance with the European 2020 targets The only possibility is to launch new auctions as soon as possible and correct certain aspects of the Energy Reform to restore legal certainty To avoid the mistakes of the first auction, it is important for the Government to consult with the wind energy sector Madrid, January 26th, 2016 . The year 2015 has closed as the darkest in the history of wind energy in Spain, with zero megawatts installed. This has not happened since the 80´s, when a shy development of the sector started in our country, which was accelerated in the 90´s and consolidated in the next decade, reaching 22,988 MW currently. Wind power production in the year was 47,721 GWh –5.8% below that of 2014–, and it covered 19.4% ...

Full article: http://www.gwec.net/the-spanish-wind-power-sector-install...

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