First Power Flows from World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2023 13:39:12 +0000

The massive Dogger Bank Wind Farm, which will be the world’s largest offshore wind installation when completed, has begun sending power to the UK grid. GE officials on Oct. 10 […]

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Al Gore-backed Energy Group Announces $20 Billion Investment in Offshore Wind

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2023 18:23:05 +0000

A UK-based energy supplier that counts former U.S. Vice President Al Gore among its investors announced it would pour about $20 billion into offshore wind projects by 2030. Octopus Energy […]

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New Technologies, New Sites Supporting Growth of Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 01 Mar 2023 05:17:00 +0000

Advancements in energy storage, including new battery types and longer-duration batteries, are driving innovation in the sector. Retired power generation plants are being repurposed as storage sites, and the

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Ørsted Plans Battery Storage to Support Hornsea 3 Offshore Wind Farm

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2023 19:30:28 +0000

Regulators in the UK have given the go-ahead for renewable energy developer Ørsted to build a utility-scale battery energy storage project to serve the Hornsea 3 offshore wind farm. The South Norfolk Council—the planning authority for the region—on Jan. 11 unanimously approved the storage facility, which will feature lithium-ion battery technology and be built on […]

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Uptake of GE’s Biggest Wind Turbines Gain Traction

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 13:33:55 +0000

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GE Renewable Energy has made major gains in orders for its 5.3-MW Cypress onshore wind turbine and the 12-MW Haliade-X offshore wind turbine. Prototypes of both are still being tested in the Netherlands. Key Contracts for Innovative 5-MW Onshore Machine  The GE business division introduced the first turbine in the Cypress platform, a 4.8-MW machine, […]

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