The Hawai‘i Clean Energy Initiative says wind power is one of the “most viable” options for the state when it comes to renewable energy. It’s also a growing source of electricity in China. And new figures out this week shows the pace of adoption is picking up there. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
About a third of the world’s wind power is online in China….which has now blown past the European Union as the leading region for this energy source. 17% of the globe’s wind power capacity is installed in the United States…about 10% is in Germany.