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Windicator: Asian market growth dominates

OPERATING WIND POWER CAPACITY AROUND THE WORLD (MW)
Start 2010 Start 2011 Extra MW Change %
EUROPE
Germany 25,777 27,126 1,349 5
Spain 19,149 20,674 1,525 8
Italy 4,850 5,798 948 20
France 4,538 5,686 1,148 25
UK 4,058 5,248 1,190 29
Portugal 3,535 3,898 363 10
Denmark 3,480 3,805 325 9
Netherlands 2,221 2,251 30 1
Sweden 1,560 2,163 603 39
Ireland 1,270 1,428 158 12
Turkey 807 1,278 471 58
Greece 1,087 1,205 118 11
Poland 866 1,180 314 36
Austria 995 1,011 16 2
Belgium 563 911 348 62
Romania 14 462 448 3,200
Norway 436 448 12 3
Bulgaria 177 375 198 112
Hungary 201 295 94 47
Czech Republic 192 215 23 12
Finland 146 197 51 35
Lithuania 92 154 62 67
Estonia 142 149 7 5
Ukraine 94 87 -7 -7
Cyprus 0 82 82 0
Croatia 27 69 42 156
Switzerland 18 44 26 144
Luxembourg 35 42 7 20
Latvia 29 31 2 7
Russia 11 11 0 0
Slovakia 3 5 2 67
total 76,373 86,328 9,955 13

MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA
Egypt 430 550 120 28
Morocco 253 287 34 13
Iran 67 91 24 36
Tunisia 54 54 0 0
South Africa 9 45 36 400
Reunion Island 10 10 0 0
Israel 6 6 0 0
Kenya 0 5 5 0
Cap Verde 12 2 -10 -83
Jordan 2 2 0 0
TOTAL 843 1,052 209 25

ASIA PACIFIC
China 25,805 38,280 12,475 48
India 10,926 13,066 2,140 20
Japan 2,056 2,304 248 12
Australia 1,877 1,880 3 0
New Zealand 497 506 9 2
Taiwan 436 436 0 0
South Korea 364 364 0 0
Philippines 33 33 0 0
Pacific Islands 24 33 9 38
Vietnam 0 30 30 0
Thailand 0 5 5 0
Sri Lanka 3 3 0 0
Bangladesh 1 1 0 0
TOTAL 42,022 56,941 14,919 36

LATIN AMERICA
Brazil 634 930 296 47
Mexico 415 717 302 73
Chile 164 168 4 2
Costa Rica 125 125 0 0
Caribbean 66 66 0 0
Argentina 30 55 25 83
Uruguay 18 40 22 122
Nicaragua 40 40 0 0
Colombia 20 20 0 0
Cuba 7 12 5 71
Falkland Islands 1 2 1 100
Ecuador 2 2 0 0
Peru 1 1 0 0
TOTAL 1,523 2,178 655 43

NORTH AMERICA
Texas 9,410 10,082 672 7
Iowa 3,669 3,672 3 0
California 2,797 3,252 455 16
Oregon 1,758 2,278 520 30
Minnesota 1,812 2,209 397 22
Washington 1,980 2,176 196 10
Illinois 1,546 1,862 316 20
Oklahoma 1,130 1,482 352 31
North Dakota 1,203 1,424 221 18
Wyoming 1,101 1,412 311 28
Colorado 1,246 1,299 53 4
New York 1,274 1,274 0 0
Indiana 1,036 1,250 214 21
Kansas 1,014 1,074 60 6
Pennsylvania 748 748 0 0
South Dakota 313 709 396 127
New Mexico 597 700 103 17
Wisconsin 449 469 20 4
Missouri 309 457 148 48
West Virginia 330 414 84 25
Montana 375 386 11 3
Idaho 147 353 206 140
Maine 174 266 92 53
Utah 223 223 0 0
Nebraska 152 213 61 40
Michigan 143 164 21 15
Arizona 63 128 65 103
Maryland 0 70 70 0
Hawaii 63 63 0 0
Tennessee 29 29 0 0
New Hampshire 25 25 0 0
Massachusetts 15 18 3 20
Ohio 7 10 3 43
Alaska 8 8 0 0
New Jersey 8 8 0 0
Vermont 6 6 0 0
Delaware 0 2 2 0
Rhode Island 1 1 0 0
United States 35,161 40,216 5,055 14
Canada 3,319 4,015 696 21
TOTAL 38,480 44,231 5,751 15
WORLD 159,241 190,730 31,489 20

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