WINDPOWER 2005 Conference Highlights Expansion of Industry and Challenges to Continued Growth
The Denver WINDPOWER 2005 conference (15-18 May) also marked the U.S. launch of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). GWEC brings together the wind industry and its representative associations and global companies to call for stronger national and international policies to support the expansion of wind energy. GWEC members operate in more than 50 countries and represent over 1,500 organizations involved in hardware manufacture, project development, power generation, finance and consultancy, as well as researchers and academics.
EWEA is the voice of the wind industry, actively promoting wind power in Europe and worldwide. It has over 600 members, which are active in over 50 countries, making EWEA the world's largest and most powerful wind energy network.