Electricity Production from Wind Power fell 11.8% to 8.13 GWh in Iceland in 2017

Electricity Production from Wind Power (GWh)
Energy & Utility | Iceland | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from wind power reached 8.13 GWh in 2017 in Iceland, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 11.8 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from wind power in Iceland reached an all time high of 10.9 GWh in 2015 and an all time low of 0.000 GWh in 1998. When compared to Iceland's main peers, electricity production from wind power in Denmark amounted to 14,777 GWh, 2,850 GWh in Norway, 17,328 GWh in Sweden and 49,605 GWh in United Kingdom in 2017.

Iceland has been ranked 62nd within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from wind power.

Wind power had a worldwide installed capacity of 238,000 MW at the end of 2011 and is widely used in Europe, Asia, and the United States.

Electricity Production from Wind Power Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belgium GWh 2,312 2,751 3,665 4,615 5,574
Denmark GWh 9,774 10,270 11,123 13,079 14,133
Finland GWh 481 494 774 1,107 2,327
France GWh 12,052 14,913 16,033 17,249 21,249
Germany GWh 49,857 51,680 52,737 58,497 80,624
Iceland GWh 0.008 ... 5.48 8.39 10.9
Ireland GWh 4,381 4,011 4,542 5,141 6,574
Netherlands GWh 5,100 4,982 5,627 5,797 7,550
Norway GWh 1,283 1,548 1,881 2,217 2,515
Russia GWh 5.39 5.25 4.47 96.0 145
Sweden GWh 6,078 7,165 9,842 11,234 16,268
United Kingdom GWh 15,963 19,847 28,397 31,959 40,317