February 6, 2013

What China Knows About Wind

Joshua Hill, CleanTechnica


CleanTechnica

New figures compiled by Bloomberg New Energy Finance find that China installed 15.9 gigawatts (GW) of wind power in 2012, a number which accounts for 35 percent of the world’s new onshore wind capacity.

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