21 February 2019
Wind energy in Europe in 2018
Europe installed 11.7 GW (10.1 GW in the EU) of gross power capacity in 2018, This was 33% down on 2017.
With a total net installed capacity of 189 GW, wind energy remains the second largest form of power generation capacity in Europe, set to overtake gas installations in 2019.
2018 was a record year for new wind capacity financed. 16.7 GW of future projects reached Final Investment Decision.
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