Moreholidays June Global Wind Day


Global Wind Day

Wind Turbine

About Global Wind Day

When is Global Wind Day? This holiday is always celebrated on June 15

Today is Global Wind Day, a June 15 holiday. Celebrating this holiday is a breeze.  Wind power is reshaping the energy scene. Wind farms are popping up all over the world. Solar and wind farms are taking on an increasing percentage of the world’s energy needs. It is a clean, renewable, carbonless energy source. Hardly the source of a watt of energy a few decades ago, new wind turbines are going up every day in somewhere in the world.

 Global wind turbine capacity reached 733GW in 2022, 136GW in the U.S. It currently accounts for over 9% of electric power generation in the U.S.  As investment grows, the cost per wind turbine decreases. 

Global Wind Day is intended to help us discover wind and its’ power. Participating in this day is a breeze! Organizers hold open houses at wind farms, sponsor events and educational programs, to help us to better understand the value of wind energy.

We encourage you to participate in this special day in some way. Importantly, make some effort to support the development and installation of wind energy in your community.

Happy Global Wind Day!

How to Celebrate Global Wind Day

Here are a few ideas on how to celebrate this holiday:

  • Learn more about the power generation windmills.
  • Consider purchasing a residential windmill turbine.
  • Consider investing in this growing industry.
  • Support environmentally friendly wind-powered electricity.

Today's Quote

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

History and Origin of Global Wind Day

This special holiday began in Europe. Global Wind Day originated in 2007, as “Wind Day“. Spreading the word about the importance of clean wind energy quickly grew, and the popularity of this day spread around the world. It did not take long to evolve into Global Wind Day.

This special day was created by European Wind Energy Association (EWEA). It is also supported by the Global Wind Council and other organizations.

Other Windy Days

Look at all of the windy days on the annual calendar!

Big Wind Day

National Windmill Day

Ride the Wind Day

Global Wind Day

More June 15 Holidays

Here are more June 15 holidays you are certain to enjoy:

National Nature Photography Day

National Prune Day

Smile Power Day

More About Today

This Day in History

Famous June Birthdays

Flower of the Day: Broom Corn

Recipe of the Day: Wheatgrass Juice

Ecards Send a free Ecard daily for just about any June calendar holiday, occasion, observance, or event. Or, just for the fun of it!

Holiday Insights, where every day in June is a holiday, a bizarre or wacky day, an observance, or a special event. Join us in the daily calendar fun each and every day of the year.

Did You Know? There are literally thousands of daily holidays, special events, and observances, more than one for every day of the year. and many of these holidays are new. People and organizations are creating new holidays regularly. June holidays are no exception. Consequently, at Holiday Insights, we take great efforts to thoroughly research and document the details of each one, as completely and accurately as possible.

Please Support Our Site. Shop for: