UK’s Dogger Bank Offshore Farm Delivers First Power To Grid

Dogger Bank, set to be the world’s largest offshore wind farm, is now connected to Britain’s national grid and has started exporting electricity for the first time to British homes and businesses. This is a major milestone in the development of the industry and the transition to a cleaner, more secure energy system. The 3.6 […]

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GE, Siemens Gamesa Settle Patents Dispute Outside Courts

Global wind energy conglomerates GE and Siemens Gamesa have announced that they have reached an amicable settlement to end both their legal cases regarding patent disputes in connection with the Haliade-X wind turbine. The two firms have multiple pending cases in Europe and the US. Both GE and Siemens Gamesa have kept the settlement terms confidential. […]

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GE Mulls Building 2 New Offshore Wind Factories in New York

Clean energy conglomerate GE Renewable Energy has said that it has submitted a plan to construct two new manufacturing facilities in New York if the company wins a sufficient volume of orders from customers in the State’s ongoing solicitation for up to 4.6 GW of offshore wind. GE said that it will be building the […]

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Haliade-X Turbine By GE Renewable Energy Is Now Most Powerful

Haliade-X wind turbine by GE Renewable Energy is officially the most powerful wind power turbine to have ever been installed on the planet. GE Renewable Energy has announced that its Haliade-X wind turbine, the first 12 MW+ turbine built, has received a full type certificate for operations up to 14.7 MW from DNV GL, the […]

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GE Renewable Confirms 900 MW Wind Order, Tests 14 MW Haliade-X Turbine

GE Renewable Energy confirmed on October 11 that it received a firm order in September, to supply its Haliade-X offshore wind turbines to the 800MW Vineyard Wind 1 project. In December 2020, it was the designated preferred supplier. The Vineyard Wind is currently building the first utility-scale offshore wind energy project over 15 miles off […]

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The Emerging Giants of the Oceans. Wind Energy Turbines

Solar might have grabbed most of the headlines, but wind energy has had its own march to relevance in the past couple of decades. In fact, on a like to like basis, wind energy has probably made bigger efficiency gains than solar power, where the biggest gains have been in price drops. And when we […]

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US Wind Turbine Market to be Driven by Decarbonization Targets and Favorable Regulatory Directives

Global wind turbine market players recently witnessed a path-breaking announcement by energy giant GE, regarding the deployment of the most powerful offshore wind turbine called the Haliade-X in 2021. The deployment of the 12-megawatt wind turbine is expected to put GE in the leading position in the offshore wind turbine market as the new wind […]

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