83%

SAWEA Business Members
62 registered businesses

17%

SAWEA Individual Members
13 individuals

62%

Energy Potential of Wind Energy in SA
62% of SA's current energy needs

Wind Energy Fact Nr.1

In 1997 wind power generated only 0.1% of the world’s electricity, this increased to 1.5% in 2008 and 2.5% in 2010.

Wind Energy Fact Nr.2

Wind power is currently the fastest-growing source of electricity production in the world.

Wind Energy Fact Nr.3

A single wind turbine can power 500 homes and is one of the lowest-priced renewable energy sources.