About Wind Energy

Wind energy around the globe

Read GWEC’s latest statistics on wind energy on a global level.

Or download GWEC’s Global Fact Sheet).

If you are interested in EWEA’s latest figures on wind energy in Europe, have a look here or check out EWEA’s FAQs.


How does a wind turbine work?

Discover how a wind turbine is put together and how it is used to produce energy.
Use our interactive tool below to test out a wind turbine yourself.


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