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2012 Global Wind Increased 20%

Now here is a unmistakingly clear trend: the world adopts wind energy at an exponential rate, with now 282 GW installed. That’s the equivalent of 282 conventional 1 GW carbon fuel powered power plants.

As the graph shows, most capacity was installed in the US and China, overtaking Europe, that is more and more concentrating on solar.


Global Atlas Initiative

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The Worlds Largest Oil, Gas & Coal Producers

Timeseries of oil, gas and coal production data up and including 2011 (oil) and 2010 (gas & coal).

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