World Wind Energy Association WWEA
Stefan Gsänger has managed the World Wind Energy Association since its foundation in 2001. Under his direction, WWEA has become the voice of the wind sector worldwide, with members in more than 100 countries. WWEA attained Special Consultative Status at the UN.
Mr Gsänger is member of the managing committee of the International Renewable Energy Alliance, the executive committee of the Global 100% Renewable Energies campaign and the international steering committee of REN21. He is adviser to governments and international organisations.
Mr Gsänger co-chaired 14 World Wind Energy Conferences, and has been an invited speaker in 40 countries. He published numerous articles, is editor of the yearbook Wind Energy International, the WWEA Quarterly Bulletin and the Small Wind World Report.
In 2011, Mr Gsänger received the International Community Power Award of the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association.