For the wind industry, there are some good news in this year.
First, nations of the world are focous on developing and utilizing wind resources, and giving some favorable policies for wind industry.
Second, windpower projects are growing in number and size.
Third, the wind industry is also expanding its reach. Onshore projects are growing in size and number, and offshore project has made a breakthrough, 8 MW wind turbine has started generating power.
The report "2017 Renewable Energy Handbook Wind" maintains that wind power could grow from supplying around 5% of U.S. electricity today to 10% by 2020, and 20% by 2030.
It seems the wind industry is just getting started.