International wind energy in numbers

Numbers and facts

At the end of 2019, 650,559 MW of wind power had been installed worldwide.

(Source: GWEC)

Asia leads the installed capacity with 291,228 MW, followed by Europe with 204,555 MW.

(Source: GWEC)

China continues to lead the world in total installed capacity, followed by the US and Germany in third place.

(Source: GWEC)

In 2019, 60,351 MW were newly installed worldwide through wind energy.

(Source: GWEC)

China is in first place worldwide with 26,155 MW of newly installed power, followed by the US (9,143 MW) and the UK, India and Spain.

(Source: GWEC)