China now considers renewable energy a strategic industry segment and is exerting tremendous effort to become the global leader in wind and solar energy.  It has made a big push in solar panel manufacturing.  And it has dramatically increased its production of wind turbines.  Some foreign turbine manufacturers have complained that China is favoring its local manufacturers with protectionist measures when selecting manufacturers for domestic wind energy developments.   China now leads the United States in wind energy; and it’s pace of construction is ever increasing.  It has six large wind farms under construction that range from 10,000 to 20,000 megawatts each. Wind Energy Growth in China