Global Wind Atlas 3.3 released

The Global Wind Atlas version 3.3 includes exciting new features and improvements. Viewing of any layer on the Global Wind Atlas can now be masked with data from any other layer, and the new IEC Class layers make it possible to quickly assess the IEC Class for wind turbines and wind farms.

Global Wind Atlas 2022
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The Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) is a partnership between the World Bank and 24 partners to help low and middle-income countries reduce poverty and boost growth through sustainable energy solutions. Through the World Bank Group (WBG), ESMAP works to accelerate the energy transition required to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7) to ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) publishes International Standards, which together with conformity assessment provide the technical framework that allows consistently safe and reliable products.


Brian Ohrbeck Hansen Senior Development Engineer Department of Wind and Energy Systems

Jake Badger Head of Section Department of Wind and Energy Systems