For long-term energy scenarios, there are two established authorities. The European Commission has been publishing its long-term energy scenarios since the 1990s. The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published its World Energy Outlook which has a Reference Scenario and recently, Alternative Scenario. EWEA provides wind energy data for Europe. To date, all targets and future projections for wind energy set by the European Commission, by IEA and by EWEA have been surpassed. European targets – background In 1997 the European Commission White Paper on Renewable Sources of Energy set the goal of......