Wind Energy Blows Away Records Across Europe, Driving Emissions and Electricity Prices Down

The data is in, and 2013 went out with a bang as wind energy output soared to new records across Europe. Electricity prices and air pollution dropped as wind energy drastically reduced fossil fuel use during high winter energy demand. Ireland, Denmark, Spain, Portugal, Germany, and the UK all saw noteworthy wind output records broken with no electric reliability problems. Below, we summarize the news that has just broken.


The Emerald Isle is now green for two additional reasons, as wind energy reduced pollution and protected consumers