8 Countries that Produce the Most Wind Energy in the World
Did you know that 80.4 percent of the total installed wind power capacity of the world is housed by the 8 countries that produce the most wind energy in the world? And, which are those countries? Keep on reading to find out!
Wind energy as a power sector has been growing exceptionally, especially in the last year. Total generation of the world has increased by 17.4% to amount to 841 terawatt hours in 2015. The reason that countries are stressing on wind energy these days is that it is healthier for the environment. The objectives that several nations have set for themselves in relation to climate can only be achieved if electricity is generated in a green way. Producing it with the help of renewable resources is an effective method and wind energy tops the list as an example. Such is the growth of wind energy that in the EU, 44% of new electricity generation capacity installed in 2015 was wind power.