General Info
  • Population (million)

    36

  • Land Area (sq km)

    710850

  • GDP (million USD)

    118398

Power Generation Capacity by Fuel Type
  • Renewable Energy (%)

    33.9

  • Fossil Fuels (%)

    66.2

  • Nuclear (%)

    0

  • Other (%)

    0

Wind Energy Statistics
  • Installed Capacity (MW)

    1200

  • Offshore Installed Capacity (MW)

    0

  • Small Wind Capacity (kW)

    1000

  • Share of Wind - electricity generation (%)

    8.8

Policy & Regulations Overview

Ambitious targets for 2020 (42% Renewables), 53 % by 2030 with alternative paths to exceed this target

Wind Resources Overview

Officially listed at 25 GW but Significant Atlantic Trade Wind resources

Wind Industry Overview

SIEMENS-GAMESA 63% Market Share with Rotor Blade Factory (700 Jobs)
GE(Alstom) 20% Market Share
VESTAS 17% Market Share

Author

Khalid Benhamou

Company/Organization

Sahara Wind