The IEA Wind TCP 2016 Annual Report highlights the activities and accomplishments of the International Energy Agency Wind Technology Collaboration Programme (IEA Wind TCP). This global network of researchers and policy experts is focused on sharing the latest technology research and best practices to advance wind energy deployment. Participants include 24 member countries and sponsor organizations across Europe, North America, and Asia. This report provides a summary of how member countries benefit from wind energy, how much wind power generation each country has deployed, and how policies and research programs will increase wind power’s contribution to the world energy supply. The full report is available for free download at

The chapter for Task 32 can be downloaded here.