Sustainable Energy

China's wind energy sector faces significant impact due to the coronavirus, Wood Mackenzie warns

Key Points
  • The new coronavirus outbreak could have a big impact on the wind energy industry in China, Wood Mackenzie said Monday. 
  • China is a wind energy powerhouse, but the virus has impacted wind turbine component production, according to the research and consultancy firm. 
Wind turbine blades waiting for export at a port in Lianyungang in China's eastern Jiangsu province on April 12, 2019.
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