Spain installed zero new wind capacity in 2015

Spain installed zero megawatts of new wind capacity in 2015. That hasn’t happened since the 1980s when the wind sector started to develop, according to the Spanish Wind Energy Association (AEE). Spain currently has 22.9GW of installed wind capacity which met 19.4% of the country’s electricity needs in 2015. It accounted for 47.72GWh – around 5.8% less than 2014. […]

Slowest growth for wind sector in Spanish history

Spain’s wind sector grew at the slowest rate in its history last year, according to new data collected by AEE. The Spanish Wind Energy Association (AEE) said 1,050 MW of wind power was installed in Spain in 2011. This was a yearly increase of 5.1%, said the AEE, failing to reach the target set by […]