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Number of active wind power turbines in Denmark 2010-2020

The number of active wind power turbines in Denmark increased every year from 2011 until the peak in 2017, when it reached 2,252. In 2020, the number had decreased slightly, down to 6,228 active wind turbines. Most of the active wind turbines in Denmark were onshore, around 5.7 thousand compared to 558 offshore.

Wind power coverage

   As of 2019, over 47 percent of the total electricity consumption in Denmark was covered by wind power. This was an increase from the previous year, when the coverage had reached 40.5 percent. Except for a drop in 2016 and 2018, the share of wind power coverage increased markedly since 2008, when only around 19 percent of Denmark’s total electricity consumption was covered by wind power.

Wind power production

   How much wind power was produced to cover the large share of the electricity consumption? In 2019, 16.1 terawatt hours of wind power were produced in Denmark, which was a decrease compared to the previous year. That year, the highest production was in March when it reached around 1.9 terawatt hours, and the lowest in August, when 945 gigawatt hours were produced.

Number of active wind power turbines in Denmark from 2010 to 2020

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Release date

May 2020



Survey time period

2010 to 2020

Supplementary notes

Production figures for 2019 and forward are including own production

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