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wpd is one of the market-leading developers and operators (IRPP) of wind and solar farms. Founded in 1996, the company is represented at 17 locations in Germany and in 29 countries worldwide.


With strong pipelines, wpd is successfully on a growth course. wpd is advancing the energy transition worldwide and is constantly expanding its activities, locations and teams.

From its foundation as a two-man operation in 1996 to its current position as one of the national and international market-leading project developers and operators of wind and solar energy parks, wpd has undergone rapid development. The company continues to grow unabated in the central markets for wind and solar energy in Germany and Europe as well as overseas.

Worldwide, wpd is active with over 1,000 employees in 29 countries. New markets are being opened up, so that the number of almost 60 branches is being further expanded. The implementation of the extensive project volumes in Germany and abroad are being advanced with reinforcements in all areas of project development, construction and operation. This applies not least to the German domestic market, where wpd is currently contributing to the success of the German energy transition at 17 locations.

Here, the political course set for achieving the expansion targets set is having a noticeable effect and wpd can report a strong increase in the number of permits issued. For 2023, wpd expects approvals for wind farms with more than 400 MW - in total, the pipeline in Germany comprises 4,800 MW. wpd solar GmbH also records a dynamically growing workforce and at the same time continues to expand its strong project pipeline. Currently, the company is active in the solar energy sector in a total of 10 countries and has over 3,200 MW of PV projects in planning. The main focus here is on the markets in the USA, Canada, France, Greece, Italy, Germany, Taiwan, Indonesia and the Philippines.

Thus, the company's history is successfully continued and the company will further advance the global energy transition with a strong combination of projects of wind and solar energy.

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  • Founded: 1996
  • Sales: k. A.
  • Employees: 1.001