Europe need to increase wind energy capacity 25-fold by 2050: European Union

The European Commission on Thursday said. the will need to increase its capacity 25-fold by 2050 to meet its climate change targets.

The Commission in its offshore plan said – 27-country bloc should target 60 gigawatts (GW) of by 2030 and 300GW by 2050, up from 12GW today.

The goals would require nearly 800 billion euros in investment in .

They are not legally binding, but will serve as a basis for future EU energy policies.

Source: Reuters