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Leading wind power plant operators by capacity

This month our power industry key list brings you the 15 largest wind power plant operators globally by capacity, as ranked by GlobalData's Power Intelligence Centre. All numbers as of June 2020.

Company nameActive capacity (MW)Headquarters locationNumber of employees
NextEra Energy Inc31,250US8,900
Iberdrola SA19,784Spain35,374
Electricite de France SA16,199France162,208
E.ON SE15,411Germany78,948
Berkshire Hathaway Inc14,778US391,500
China Huaneng Group Co Ltd13,036China-
Energias de Portugal SA11,660Portugal11,542
China Resources (Holding) Co Ltd10,405Hong Kong-
China Energy Investment Corporation Ltd9,997China-
Engie SA6,869France160,000
State Power  Investment Corp Ltd5,716China140,000
China Datang Corp Ltd5,702China-
Orsted AS5,156Denmark6,526
China Huadian Corp Ltd4,447China-
SSE Plc3,883UK20,370


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CommoditiesLatest (30/06/2020)Past month value% change on one month% change in a year
Energy related commodities

Crude oil, Brent (US$/bbl)39.9331.0228.72-36.92
Crude oil, WTI (US$/bbl)38.3028.5634.10-29.96
Crude oil, Dubai (US$/bbl)40.1431.5627.19-34.52
Natural gas, US (US$/mmbtu)1.611.75-8.24-32.90
Natural gas, Europe (US$/mmbtu)1.751.5811.24-51.17
Liquefied natural gas, Japan (US$/mmbtu)10.0810.080.000.33
Coal, Australian (US$/mt)52.2152.49-0.53-27.98
Coal, South African (US$/mt)56.8157.42-1.06-9.74

Source: Data compiled by GlobalData sourcing from commodities exchanges and the World Bank