Investments in Europe’s wind industry slipped last year – but were still enough to finance a record level of new capacity, WindEurope said in a new report.

Total investments fell by 11% to €41.4bn ($43.75bn) in 2021, with €24.8bn financing wind projects on land, the highest figure since 2016, the report Financing and investment trends - The European wind industry in 2021 found.