The sector has been proven to be a powerful motor against economic slowdown in Europe.
This will be shown on Monday 16 April 2012, as the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) presents its latest report “Green Growth - The Impact of Wind Energy on Jobs and The Economy”, published at the EWEA 2012 Annual Event in Copenhagen.
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The report analyses the sector’s contribution to GDP and job creation now and in future, with forecasts for 2020 and 2030.
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The EWEA 2012 Annual Event will be opened in Copenhagen by the Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt, EU Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, with 10,000 participants expected to come.
Denmark’s Energy and Climate Minister Martin Lidegaard will chair a debate on the EU Energy Roadmap to 2030, with Presidents and Chief Executive Officers of Acciona Windpower, Dong Energy, GE Renewable Energy, Iberdrola Renewables, RES Group, Siemens, Vattenfall and Vestas.
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