Electricity Production from Wind Power fell 4.55% to 105 GWh in Switzerland in 2017

Electricity Production from Wind Power (GWh)
Energy & Utility | Switzerland | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from wind power reached 105 GWh in 2017 in Switzerland, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 4.55 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from wind power in Switzerland reached an all time high of 111 GWh in 2015 and an all time low of 0.000 GWh in 1980. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, electricity production from wind power in Austria amounted to 6,528 GWh, 24,317 GWh in France, 106,614 GWh in Germany and 17,657 GWh in Italy in 2017.

Switzerland has been ranked 56th within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from wind power, 7 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

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
Austria GWh 1,936 2,462 3,153 3,846 4,840
Belgium GWh 2,312 2,751 3,665 4,615 5,574
France GWh 12,052 14,913 16,033 17,249 21,249
Germany GWh 49,857 51,680 52,737 58,497 80,624
Hungary GWh 626 771 718 657 693
Italy GWh 9,856 13,407 14,897 15,178 14,844
Poland GWh 3,205 4,747 6,004 7,678 10,858
Slovenia GWh ... ... 4.00 4.00 6.00
Spain GWh 42,433 49,472 55,767 52,013 49,325
Switzerland GWh 70.7 88.9 90.9 102 111