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Global wind turbine fleet to consume over 5.5 t of copper by 2028

September 3, 2019

Henry Salisbury, Wood Mackenzie Research Analyst, said, “Wind technology is the most copper-intensive form of power generation and is anticipated to consume the largest amount of copper over the next ten years in this sector.

“Governments have set out to transition from a dependency on carbon emission-intensive power to more renewable energy sources. As a result, wind and solar energy sources have become a popular technology choice.

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