WindBOOST Control System to Be Installed on as Many as 800 GE Units

NextEra Energy Resources, the nation’s leader in wind energy generation, has selected GE’s (NYSE: GE) WindBOOST* technology to enhance the output from its fleet of approximately 800 GE 1.5sle wind turbines. GE’s WindBOOST control software makes it possible for GE 1.5sle wind turbines to increase output by up to 100 kilowatts, enhancing productivity from 1.5 […]

GE has received commitments to supply wind turbines for wind farms to be developed in Brazil

GE (NYSE: GE) has received commitments to supply wind turbines for wind farms to be developed in Brazil that will add more than 400 megawatts of power to the country’s clean energy capacity. These projects will mark the debut of GE’s wind turbine technology in Brazil. In December of 2009, the Brazilian government held its […]

Siemens and DONG Energy have further expanded their cooperation in offshore wind power

Siemens and DONG Energy have further expanded their cooperation in offshore wind power. In March 2009, DONG Energy and the Siemens Energy Sector entered into an agreement for the supply of up to 500 offshore wind turbines with a total capacity of up to 1,800 megawatts. The supply agreement was the world’s largest agreement of […]

Siemens Project Ventures and Mainstream Renewable Power win contract to develop 4GW of wind farms off the UK coast

The SMart Wind consortium, led by Mainstream Renewable Power and Siemens Project Ventures (SPV), a division company of Siemens Financial Services, has been awarded a contract to develop 4GW of wind farms by 2020 as part of The Crown Estate’s Round 3 offshore wind farm programme. SMart Wind will develop projects in the “Hornsea” zone, […]

GE announced that it has signed contracts to supply 88 wind turbines to HECIC New Energy Co

GE announced that it has signed contracts to supply 88 wind turbines to HECIC New Energy Co., Ltd, one of China’s leading wind energy developers, for three new projects in Hebei and Shanxi Provinces. The projects will support the rapid growth of wind energy investments in China, which today is the world’s fourth largest producer […]