2023 marks record year for wind installations as world appreciates alternative energy sources

In 2023, the world added 117 gigawatts of new wind power capacity, marking a 50% increase from the previous year and setting a new record for new wind projects, Africanews mentioned in an article published yesterday.

The latest Global Wind Report, published Tuesday by the Global Wind Energy Council, while highlighting the industry’s growth and challenges, emphasizes the need for the wind industry to significantly increase its annual growth to meet climate change targets.

According to the article, there is growing recognition of the value of wind as a renewable energy source globally.

Wind power, along with other renewables, is crucial for achieving sustainable development and combating climate change. The global cumulative wind power capacity now stands at 1,021 gigawatts.

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