The wind farm is located, at an altitude of 1,500 to 1,700 meters, in Chongqing’s Wulong county, which is rich in wind power resources.
China is quickly developing into the world’s biggest wind power market. The Asian giant in 2009 installed more wind turbines than all of Europe.
China in 2009 installed 13 gigawatts of new wind energy capacity, compared to 10 GW in Europe and 9.9 GW in the United States, figures from the GWEC indicate.
Source: Xinhua, www.xinhuanet.com/english2010/