In the world of renewable energy, Sweden is the mecca of them all with some absolutely amazing infrastructure in place and some really huge renewable energy projects running that the world is only planning now.
With all the advancements Sweden has made in Energy Wind energy has been an essential contributor to the whole energy game. The contribution of wind and solar has been crucial as the nation is now moving towards the goal of being 100 renewable energy dependants. Sweden is on track for a record electricity surplus by 2022 as an investment in the Swedish wind power market gains momentum. Charlotte Unger Larson, CEO of the Swedish Wind Energy Association stated that Four years from now, production will double. Today, production is at 20 terawatt-hours and it will be at 40 terawatt-hours in 2022 also he stated Investors have confidence in wind power in Sweden, and that depends on the policy being driven. With the exports of renewable electricity from Sweden increased, the coal-produced electricity in Europe will decrease, so we will increase exports because it helps the climate challenge. This is also aimed at reducing the nation’s dependence on nuclear energy which the Swedish government wants to oust in this race of going 100 renewables.
With the rise in Wind energy, we are expecting the nation to increase its energy output by an amount that could really affect the energy mix of the nation and furthermore help the European subcontinent. Efforts from the people, as well as the efforts from the administration, have helped amazing growth of the energy sector of Sweden.