Information
  • Submitted by: Global Wind Energy Council
  • Topic: Energy
  • Keywords: wind energy, carbon emission
  • Location: Brussels
  • Date of completion: 2020
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Deliverables & Resources
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  • This voluntary initiative came from Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)
WIND ENERGY TO HELP AVOID 1.5 BILLION TONS OF CO2 ANNUALLY BY 2020

Partner(s)

Global Wind Industry, Global Wind Energy Council
Open to additional partners

Description/achievement of initiative

Global Wind Energy Council pledges to support the global wind industry, governments and civil society in making wind the single largest contributor to the decarbonisation of the global power sector.

Implementation methodologies

We pledge to redouble our advocacy,capacity building and awareness raising efforts to bring the benefits of wind energy to all countries on all continents, as a driver of energy security, economic development and green jobs as well as mitigating climate change and reducing local air pollution.

For details please refer to the following deliverable.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Global Wind Energy Council will work with the global wind industry, governments and all other relevant stakeholders towards installing at least 1000 GW of cumulative wind energy capacity by 2020 2020
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