Status of initiative: N/a
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.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


Global Wind Industry, Global Wind Energy Council
Open to additional partners
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
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 7
Resources devoted to implementation
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Location: Brussels
Date of completion: 2020
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Mr. Steve Sawyer ,

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