expected to improve reliability and safety as well. Note 2; Goldwind, Goldwind announces new GW3S Smart Wind Turbine, press release (Beijing: 15 November 2016. 11 China added 23,369 MW for a total of 168,730 MW, from Shi Pengfei, Chinese Wind Energy Association (cwea personal communication with REN21, ; China added 23,370 MW for a total of 168,732 MW, from gwec,. 17 Paul Burkhardt and Mike Cohen, Eskom has gone completely rogue on green energy IPP, Fin24, 6 December 2016, http. Note 100; the plants will total nearly 1 GW of solar PV capacity, from Movements in Nigerias PV market as PPAs get signed, PV Magazine, ; Gabriel Ewepu and Ediri Ejoh, Solar power devt: investors commit.5bn into 14 projects, Vanguard, ; Nigeria: Pan Africa. The foresea i project, launched in 2016, provides competitive funding opportunities to ocean energy technology companies to place their devices at test centres in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Netherlands and France. After China, the countries adding the most capacity in 2016 were Brazil, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Peru, Turkey, Lao PDR, Malaysia and India. 9 Projects completed in 2016 represent an investment of USD.8 billion (CNY.2 billion down.; as such, 2016 marked the fourth consecutive year of decline. 66 Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems commences operation, aims to become global leader in thermal power generation systems, 3 February 2014, ml ; Chisaki Watanabe, MHI, Hitachi venture eyes Africa, Latin America for geothermal, Bloomberg, 24 November 2016. 31 The US non-residential (commercial and industrial) market increased 49,.6 GW, due primarily to looming regulatory deadlines in two key states and to an increase in community solar projects. 31 Generation rose 6 to 504 terawatt-hours (TWh). The improved hydropower production, combined with a significant increase in wind power generation, allowed the country to reduce output from thermal power plants by 30 relative to the previous year. The average capacity of turbines installed in Germany in 2016 increased.848 MW onshore and.244 MW offshore, from Deutsche WindGuard, Status of Land-Based Wind Energy Development in Germany 2016,. Manufacturers from around the globe have responded to the challenge by developing pre-engineered solar cooling kits with cooling capacities between.5 kW and 40 kW that are suitable for single-family, multi-family and commercial properties. 48 Eskom, Ingula: powering South Africas economy, press release (Johannesburg:. 4; Anand Gupta, "PV Market Alliance announces the 2016 PV market at 75 GW and a stable market in 2017 EQ International, ; SolarPower Europe, Global Market Outlook for Solar Power: (Brussels: 2015). The states were California and Massachusetts. 44-49; Ian Clover, Wind company Suzlon enters India solar market with 210 MW project, PV Magazine. 138 Data from Associaço Brasileira de Energia Eólica (abeeólica Dados mensais, February 2017, and provided by Camila Ramos, cela, Brazil, personal communication with REN21, In the United States, wind turbines built during 20chieved capacity factors greater than 40 in 2016, from John Hensley, Top. Note 2, and on additions in 2016 from SolarPower Europe,. 174 Ran Fu.,.S. Other markets with increases included Belgium, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Portugal, from idem. The plant has been in operation since 2011 and generates electricity by harnessing wave-driven compressed air (oscillating water column, OWC similar to the new Oceantec device. 11 IEA pvps,. (Italy) started operating a hydro-generator in a geothermal injection well during 2016. 7 In addition,.7 GW of pumped storage capacity was completed for a total of.