World Wind Energy Association WWEA
Stefan Gsänger has managed WWEA 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.
He is member of the managing committee of the RENAlliance, the executive committee of the Global100%RenewableEnergyPlatform, the steering committee of REN21, chairs the IRENA Coalition for Action community energy subgroup, and is adviser to governments and international organisations.
Mr Gsänger co-chaired 16 World Wind Energy Conferences, and has been an invited speaker at conferences in 40 countries. He published numerous articles and studies, is editor of various publications including the WWEABulletin and the Small Wind World Report. In 2011, he received the OSEA International Community Power Award.