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AVANGRID Offshore Wind Energy Joint Venture Makes History With Federal Approval

BOEM issues favorable Record of Decision for Vineyard Wind 1, the first commercial-scale offshore wind power project in the U.S. 800 MW wind farm to create thousands of jobs and cut carbon emissions by 1.6 million tons annually. Vineyard Wind to break ground in 2021 and begin delivering clean electricity to Massachusetts in 2023. AVANGRID, … Continue reading AVANGRID Offshore Wind Energy Joint Venture Makes History With Federal Approval

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GE Renewable Energy and Toshiba Announce Strategic Partnership Agreement on Offshore Wind Power in Japan

The companies will work together to bring the benefits of GE’s offshore wind technology to the growing Japanese offshore wind market. Each company brings strengths critical to success in serving Japan’s offshore wind energy needs. Offshore wind power is projected to grow from 30 to 45 GW by 2040. GE Renewable Energy and Toshiba Energy … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy and Toshiba Announce Strategic Partnership Agreement on Offshore Wind Power in Japan

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GE Consortium Awarded Contract to Build State-of-the-Art HVDC System for RWE’s Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine awarded the full contract for the high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission system. Once operational, the Sofia offshore wind farm will be able to generate enough renewable energy to meet the electricity needs of almost 1.2 million average UK homes. A specially formed consortium of GE Renewable Energy’s … Continue reading GE Consortium Awarded Contract to Build State-of-the-Art HVDC System for RWE’s Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

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Capital Energy closes an agreement with GE for the supply of 1,000 MW of wind energy

The renewable company Capital Energy has signed its first framework agreement for the supply of wind turbines with General Electric Renewable Energy, which includes the purchase and sale of turbines for up to 1,000 megawatts (MW) of power to equip its wind farms in the next three years, between 2021 and 2023. As reported by … Continue reading Capital Energy closes an agreement with GE for the supply of 1,000 MW of wind energy

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GE Research Demonstrates Breakthrough MW Scale Modular, Multi-Level Wind Power Converter

Limits the successful completion of a five-year project through the Next Generation Electrical Machines program of the US Department of Energy Office of Advanced Manufacturing.The GE Research Converter team created a virtual 3.5 MW wind turbine in the lab to demonstrate their “Power Tower” on a large scale.The new modular architecture of the wind turbines … Continue reading GE Research Demonstrates Breakthrough MW Scale Modular, Multi-Level Wind Power Converter

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GE Renewable Energy awarded Vietnamese wind farm contract

GE Renewable Energy has announced that it has been awarded a contract by Ocean Renewable Energy Joint Stock Company to supply a total of 15 of GE’s 4 MW-137 wind turbines to support construction of the Cau Dat Wind Farm, the first wind farm in Lâm Ðông province in Vietnam. The contract also provides a … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy awarded Vietnamese wind farm contract

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The mayor of Canet visits the Les Coves wind turbine blade factory

With an eye on the future wind farm that is planned to be built in Canet Lo Roig, the mayor, María Ángeles Pallarés, is gathering information on the installation and operation of this type of infrastructure and on the benefits that the implementation of the eolic energy.With this objective, the municipality has visited one of … Continue reading The mayor of Canet visits the Les Coves wind turbine blade factory

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GE Awarded DOE Grant to Research 3-D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades

GE Research, GE Renewable Energy, and LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business were recently selected by the Department of Energy to research the design and manufacture of 3-D printed wind turbine blades.  The GE business units will partner with the Oakridge National Lab and the National Renewable Energy Lab on a 25-month $6.7M … Continue reading GE Awarded DOE Grant to Research 3-D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades

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GE Awarded DOE Grant to Research 3-D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades

Group will focus on using Additive Manufacturing to 3-D print blade tips, enabling the design of larger rotors Project will advance the competitiveness of both onshore and offshore wind energy GE Research, GE Renewable Energy, and LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business were recently selected by the Department of Energy to research the … Continue reading GE Awarded DOE Grant to Research 3-D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades

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100 MW Kipeto wind farm in Kenya connected to national grid

The 100MW Kipeto wind farm in Kenya has successfully been connected to the national grid with generation of power expected soon. Kipeto Energy Plc connected a 17km (220KV) high voltage transmission line, linking the facility to the national grid at the Isinya Substation, and signaling the start of the go-live process. The project’s 60 GE … Continue reading 100 MW Kipeto wind farm in Kenya connected to national grid

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GE Researchers Tapping Healthcare Experience to Scale Up Offshore Wind Power

Awarded additional $20.3 million from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to build and test a prototype of an ultra-efficient, lightweight superconducting generatorApplying 40+ years of IP and application experience scaling superconducting magnet technology for GE’s Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) business to increase wind energy outputLeveraging well-established supply chain for MRI to produce lower cost … Continue reading GE Researchers Tapping Healthcare Experience to Scale Up Offshore Wind Power

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GE Researchers Tapping Healthcare Experience to Scale Up Offshore Wind Power

Awarded additional $20.3 million from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to build and test a prototype of an ultra-efficient, lightweight superconducting generator Applying 40+ years of IP and application experience scaling superconducting magnet technology for GE’s Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) business to increase wind energy output Leveraging well-established supply chain for MRI to produce … Continue reading GE Researchers Tapping Healthcare Experience to Scale Up Offshore Wind Power

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Capital Energy closes with GE the supply of wind turbines for a 39 MW wind farm in Andalusia

Capital Energy has closed a wind power purchase agreement with the manufacturer General Electric (GE) for the acquisition of wind turbines for the Loma de los Pinos wind farm, located in the province of Seville, whose installed power will be 39 megawatts (MW ) and that will involve a total investment of more than 36 … Continue reading Capital Energy closes with GE the supply of wind turbines for a 39 MW wind farm in Andalusia

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New Mexico Wind power Project Will Be Capable Of Powering The Equivalent Of 590,000 Homes

Pretty soon the bristly grasses of the high plains won’t be the only thing catching the wind in central New Mexico: Western Spirit Wind, an installation built by the southwestern utility Pattern Energy, is set to deliver more than 1,050 megawatts of renewable energy from four separate wind farms. The Western Spirit Wind project is … Continue reading New Mexico Wind power Project Will Be Capable Of Powering The Equivalent Of 590,000 Homes

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GE announces 1050 MW order of wind energy from Pattern Energy

Agreement includes 377 2 MW wind turbines. Will power the equivalent of 590,000 US homes. Western Spirit Wind farms combined with new and existing transmission lines will help New Mexico reach its renewable energy goals.GE Energy Financial Services underwrote and has committed to provide tax equity to the project. GE Energy Consulting is providing critical … Continue reading GE announces 1050 MW order of wind energy from Pattern Energy

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BayWa r.e. completes construction of 250 MW wind farm

BayWa r.e. has completed construction and achieved financial close of the Amadeus Wind project in Texas. Located northwest of Abilene in Rotan, the 250 MW wind farm has begun selling power into the grid and will generate enough clean, renewable energy to meet the electricity needs of more than 74,800 homes annually. Amadeus is the … Continue reading BayWa r.e. completes construction of 250 MW wind farm

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Wind energy in Vietnam, GE Renewable Energy to supply 8 of its 3 MW-137 wind turbines

GE to supply 8 of its 3 MW-137 wind turbines, from its proven 3 MW onshore wind turbine portfolio Contracts include supply and commissioning of a 27.2 MW wind farm in the South Central Region of Vietnam as well as 10 years O&M agreement GE Renewable Energy announced that it has secured a 27.2 MW … Continue reading Wind energy in Vietnam, GE Renewable Energy to supply 8 of its 3 MW-137 wind turbines

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A 14-MW Version Of A Powerful Wind Turbine Will Go To The World’s Largest Wind Farm

GE Renewable Energy was named the preferred turbine supplier for Dogger Bank C, the third phase of what is set to become the largest offshore wind farm in the world upon completion in 2026. GE will also supply turbines for phases A and B of the wind farm. The Haliade-X was originally designed to produce … Continue reading A 14-MW Version Of A Powerful Wind Turbine Will Go To The World’s Largest Wind Farm

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GE Renewable Energy Announces US Wind Turbine Blade Recycling Agreement with Veolia

The agreement involves the use of wind turbine blades to replace the raw material for cement manufacturing, allowing a net reduction of 27% in CO? emissions from cement production. The recycling solution can be implemented quickly and at scale to maximize the benefits for the wind energy industry. First deal of its kind in the … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy Announces US Wind Turbine Blade Recycling Agreement with Veolia

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Equinor continues to capture value from offshore wind power

Equinor has entered into an agreement with Eni to sell a 10% equity interest in the Dogger Bank Wind Farm A and B assets in the UK for a total consideration of around GBP 202.5 million. Eni has also entered into an agreement to purchase a 10% interest in Dogger Bank A and B from … Continue reading Equinor continues to capture value from offshore wind power

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