WORLDWIDE: The total capacity of turbine deals fell 36% in July compared to June, with Europe again taking the largest share. The region's manufacturers also dominated the global market.
WORLDWIDE: Activity was down globally in July compared with June as the strong start to the year comes to an end.
WORLDWIDE: Six months into 2015, and global installed capacity is greater than the same period last year, according to data from Windpower Intelligence.
WORLDWIDE: Europe was far and away the most active region in June in terms of turbine deals. A flurry of offshore orders meant that Europe took 78% of the global deals last month.
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WORLDWIDE: Most of the turbine purchase deals in May occurred in Europe as the strong offshore market continues to dominate the region.
WORLDWIDE: Global activity for the last three months continues to be lower than the levels seen in 2014, according to data from Windpower Intelligence, the data division of Windpower Monthly.
WORLDWIDE: There has been a 26% drop in the activity on existing and pipeline projects compared to the same period in 2014, according to data from Windpower Monthly data subsidiary Windpower Intelligence.
WORLDWIDE: North America has seen the greatest number of turbine deals in April with orders for 477MW reported during the month by Windpower Monthly's data division, Windpower Intelligence.
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WORLDWIDE: Some of the world's biggest turbine manufacturers are limping back to health with a vote of confidence from the stock markets, according Windpower Monthly's Windicator.
Although 3GW of new capacity has been added since our last report, there are now signs of a slowdown in the rate of worldwide growth.
The wind power industry's miserable start to 2010 continued into the second quarter as a slew of weak earnings figures meant that stocks continued to haemorrhage value.
Global wind power capacity will more than treble to 58,000 MW within five years -- and it will increase to 145,000 MW by 2010. The projection for the decade represents an eightfold growth in capacity, but even then wind will only provide 1.78% of the predicted world electric energy output in ten years' time. These are just some of the many conclusions reached by Danish company BTM Consult in its latest World Market Update, the fifth in an annual series on international wind energy development.