The IRENA Global Atlas is pleased to release the wind map of Africa. The map was developed by the Spanish Renewable Energy Research Center (CENER – www.cener.com). The map displays the average annual wind speed calculated at 10km resolution and 10 m height over the entire continent for the period 01/2008 – 12/2012.
· The continental and individual country maps can be accessed at:: http://irena.masdar.ac.ae/?map=422
· The continental map is available at: http://irena.masdar.ac.ae/?map=178