WindEurope has announced that the WindEurope Annual Event 2024 will take place in Bilbao on 19-21 March 2024. It’s the third time Bilbao is hosting a WindEurope Annual Event after 2019 and 2022. Wind energy is an important element of Spain’s economy, providing 24% of total electricity consumption and growing. Spain is now also about to embark on the development of offshore wind.
With more than 28 GW of wind farms Spain is the second-biggest market for wind energy in Europe. Wind covers 24% of Spain’s electricity demand and contributes more than €5.5bn to its economy. It provides more than 32,000 jobs.