World - Wind Speed and Wind Power Potential Maps

Maps with worldwide wind speed and wind power density potential. The GIS data stems from the Global Wind Atlas ( The link provides poster size (.pdf) and midsize maps (.png).

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Author Albertine Potter van Loon
Last Updated May 31, 2019, 09:08 (UTC)
Created July 20, 2018, 19:41 (UTC)
Topic Resource assessments; Wind; Renewable energy
Region Middle East and North Africa; South Asia; East Asia and Pacific; Latin America & Caribbean; Europe and Central Asia; Africa
Coordinate Reference System EPSG:4326
Published year 2017
Group Wind Speed and Wind Power Potential Maps