Electricity Production from Wind Power rose 15.6% to 14,777 GWh in Denmark in 2017

Electricity Production from Wind Power (GWh)
Energy & Utility | Denmark | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from wind power reached 14,777 GWh in 2017 in Denmark, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 15.6 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from wind power in Denmark reached an all time high of 14,777 GWh in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 GWh in 1977. When compared to Denmark's main peers, electricity production from wind power in Germany amounted to 106,614 GWh, 10,575 GWh in Netherlands, 2,850 GWh in Norway and 17,328 GWh in Sweden in 2017.

Denmark has been ranked 16th within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from wind power, 9 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
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
Netherlands GWh 5,100 4,982 5,627 5,797 7,550
Norway GWh 1,283 1,548 1,881 2,217 2,515
Poland GWh 3,205 4,747 6,004 7,678 10,858
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