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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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Vineyard Wind picks GE wind turbines for Massachusetts offshore wind farm

Vineyard Wind selected General Electric as its preferred wind turbine supplier for the Vineyard Wind 1 project off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts. Previously, Vineyard Wind proposed using Vestas Wind System A/S’ VWS.CO V164 turbines, but that contract expired in February 2020, according to analysts at ClearView Energy Partners LLC. As part of … Continue reading Vineyard Wind picks GE wind turbines for Massachusetts offshore wind farm

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EDP Renováveis commissions Spain’s largest wind turbines in Burgos

EDPR is developing the Quintanilla II wind farm, which will feature three wind turbines spanning a height of 199.9 metres. The Spanish renewable energy sector has witnessed a new engineering milestone. EDP Renewables (Euronext: EDPR), a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the world’s largest wind energy producers, has received the … Continue reading EDP Renováveis commissions Spain’s largest wind turbines in Burgos

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GE Renewable Energy unveils Cypress 6.0-164 onshore wind turbine

Latest wind turbine in Cypress platform increases Annual Energy Production by up to 11% over the company’s 5.3-158. Features two-piece blade to maintain flexible logistic solutions. Wind turbine model expected to be in the field by 2022. GE Renewable Energy today officially introduces the 6.0-164 version of its Cypress onshore wind turbine platform, making it … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy unveils Cypress 6.0-164 onshore wind turbine

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High Voltage On The High Seas: Huge North Sea Station Will Allow Germany To Capture More Wind Power

Like many countries around the world, Germany is in the middle of an ambitious energy transition, aiming to generate 80% of its power from renewable sources by 2050. One steppingstone on that journey is a huge yellow structure rising more than 60 feet from the slate-gray waters of the North Sea some 80 kilometers off … Continue reading High Voltage On The High Seas: Huge North Sea Station Will Allow Germany To Capture More Wind Power

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GE Renewable Energy and European Energy add substantial wind power to Lithuania

GE Renewable Energy and European Energy add substantial wind power to LithuaniaGE Renewable Energy selected by European Energy to supply 22 Cypress onshore wind turbines units for three wind farms in Lithuania. The 121 MW wind energy project strengthens GE Renewable Energy’s position in the country. Deal includes a 25-year service contract. GE Renewable Energy … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy and European Energy add substantial wind power to Lithuania

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GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW, most powerful wind turbine operating to date, obtains full type certificate

Rigorous third-party certification process for Haliade-X successfully completedHaliade-X technology has already been selected as the preferred wind turbine for 4.8 GW of projects in the US and the UKWind turbine is driving down the cost of offshore wind energy, one of the factors contributing to global growth. GE Renewable Energy announced today that its Haliade-X … Continue reading GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW, most powerful wind turbine operating to date, obtains full type certificate

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GE Supports Spain’s Decarbonization Goals with Green Gas for Grid (g³) Technology

RED ELÉCTRICA DE ESPAÑA awards contract to GE’s Grid Solutions for ten mobile substations to help power the Canary and Balearic IslandsOne containerized gas-insulated mobile substation features GE’s Green Gas for Grid (g³) – a game-changing alternative to sulfur hexafluoride (SF?) insulating gasThis marks the first use of g³ technology in Spain and the first … Continue reading GE Supports Spain’s Decarbonization Goals with Green Gas for Grid (g³) Technology

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GE Renewable Energy and SB Energy hail signing one of the largest wind power projects in India

GE Renewable Energy to supply, install and commission 121 sets of its 2.7-132 wind turbines.327 MW powers the equivalent of 250,000 households in India. One of India’s single largest wind energy project awarded to date. GE Renewable Energy announced today its selection by SB Energy (SoftBank Group) to supply, install and commission 121 sets of … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy and SB Energy hail signing one of the largest wind power projects in India

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DolWin3 supplies more than one million households with clean wind energy

GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business announced the offshore grid connection DolWin3 in the North Sea was recently successfully upgraded. The upgrades included enhancements to the valves and control system. In addition to improving the overall performance of the grid connection system, the upgrades also reduce maintenance. Located approximately 80 kilometers from land, DolWin3 with … Continue reading DolWin3 supplies more than one million households with clean wind energy

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New Transmission Technology Is Helping UK Offshore Wind Farms Go Bigger, Farther

When the English playwright Thomas Heywood used the phrase “as common as coals from Newcastle” — pointing out something that was just plain ordinary — his London audience knew exactly what he was talking about, even in the early 1600s. For centuries, the abundance of coal around Newcastle-upon-Tyne in northeast England not only helped shape … Continue reading New Transmission Technology Is Helping UK Offshore Wind Farms Go Bigger, Farther

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GE Renewable Energy supplies 576 MW of wind power to Invenergy

Agreement includes GE’s 2.X-127 and 2.X-116 wind turbines. 187-turbine order will power the equivalent of more than 160,000 average American homes. GE Renewable Energy today announced a trio of orders for its 2.X onshore wind turbines with Invenergy. The 576 MW, 187-turbine order will power the equivalent of 160,000 American homes across three U.S. states. … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy supplies 576 MW of wind power to Invenergy

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Breton Factory Is Making Powerful Wind Turbines For France’s 1st Offshore Wind Farm

If you’ve ever flown over the coast of Western Europe and marveled at the view of giant offshore wind farms breaking the monotony of the sea, then one thing is certain: You weren’t flying over France. The country may boast a long coastline, incorporating the North Sea, Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Riviera, but France has … Continue reading Breton Factory Is Making Powerful Wind Turbines For France’s 1st Offshore Wind Farm

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Dogger Bank wind farm places record-breaking wind turbine order boosting local jobs

Dogger Bank Wind Farm and GE Renewable Energy have today, 22 September, announced contracts confirming the 13MW Haliade-X turbine for the Dogger Bank A and Dogger Bank B phases of the world’s largest offshore wind farm. The contract award, which is subject to Dogger Bank A and B reaching Financial Close, includes an order for … Continue reading Dogger Bank wind farm places record-breaking wind turbine order boosting local jobs

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This Wind Turbine Will Power The World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

Last December, when Time magazine listed the Haliade-X among the best inventions of 2019, it was just one in a series of milestones for the mighty machine — the most powerful offshore wind turbine in operation today. Following its moment in the media spotlight, the Haliade-X proceeded to set a world record by generating 288 … Continue reading This Wind Turbine Will Power The World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

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GE Renewable Energy launches the uprated Haliade-X 13 MW wind turbine for the UK’s Dogger Bank Wind Farm

GE Renewable Energy to supply 190 Haliade-X wind turbines for Dogger Bank A and B wind power plants.The wind energy project will be first in the world to feature the 13 MW variant of GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X platform.GE confirms marshaling harbor activities at Able Seaton in Hartlepool will create around 120 jobs, and service … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy launches the uprated Haliade-X 13 MW wind turbine for the UK’s Dogger Bank Wind Farm

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GE Signs First Contract For The World’s Most Powerful Offshore Wind Turbine In Operation

offshore wind Big Deal: GE Signs First Contract For The World’s Most Powerful Offshore Wind Turbine In Operation  John Lavelle has seen many powerful machines during his nearly four decades as a GE engineer. But none measure up to the Haliade-X, the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine in operation. The turbine set a world … Continue reading GE Signs First Contract For The World’s Most Powerful Offshore Wind Turbine In Operation

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GE Renewable Energy to support the development of pumped hydro storage solutions in India

GE Renewable Energy announced today that it has been selected by Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Limited (MEIL) to supply and commission four 125 MW fixed speed pumped storage turbines for the new Kundah hydropower plant in India. This greenfield project is part of the initiatives supported by the central government of India to significantly increase … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy to support the development of pumped hydro storage solutions in India

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