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GE Renewable Energy

Schenectady, NY
United States
http://www.ge.com/wind
@GERenewables
GE Renewable Energy is a $10 billion start-up that brings together one of the broadest product and service portfolios of the renewable energy industry. Combining onshore and offshore wind, hydro and innovative technologies such as concentrated solar power, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 400+ gigawatts capacity globally to make the world work better and cleaner. With more than 12,000 employees present in more than 55 countries, GE Renewable Energy is backed by the resources of the world’s first digital industrial company. Our goal is to demonstrate to the rest of the world that nobody should ever have to choose between affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy.
Designation Onshore/Offshore Wind class Rated power Rotor diameter
1.7-100 Onshore 1,700 kW 100.00 m
1.7-103 Onshore 1,700 kW 103.00 m
1.85-87 Onshore 1,850 kW 87.00 m
1.85-82.5 Onshore 1,850 kW 82.50 m
2.5-107 Onshore 2,500 kW 107.00 m
2.5-116 Onshore 2,500 kW 116.00 m
2.75-120 Onshore 2,750 kW 120.00 m
3.2-103 Onshore IIB 3,200 kW 103.00 m
3.2-130 Onshore IIB, IIIA 3,200 kW 130.00 m
3.6-137 Onshore IIIB 3,600 kW 137.00 m
3.8-130 Onshore IIB 3,800 kW 130.00 m
4.8-158 Onshore S 4,800 kW 158.00 m
Haliade 150-6MW Offshore IB 6,000 kW 150.95 m

References

[1]

WindEurope asbl/vzw. WindEurope Members’ Directory. URL: https://windeurope.org/membership/meet-our-members/. [Date Accessed: 16/03/2017].

[2]

WindEurope asbl/vzw. WindEurope Conference & Exhibition 2017 - Exhibitor List. URL: https://windeurope.org/confex2017/exhibition/exhibitor-list/. [Date Accessed: 12/01/2018].

[3]

GE Renewable Energy. Press release - GE Completes Acquisition of LM Wind Power. URL: https://www.genewsroom.com/press-releases/ge-completes-acquisition-lm-wind-power....

[4]

a2z, Inc.. Exhibitor List - AWEA WINDPOWER 2017 Conference & Exhibition. URL: http://s23.a2zinc.net/clients/AWEA/WP17/Public/exhibitors.aspx?Index=All#. [Date Accessed: 03/08/2017].

Technology

16 Jan | GE's Haliade-X 12 MW prototype to be installed in Rotterdam

  • Agreement signed with Future Wind includes five years of testing and 15 years of service
  • Installation of Haliade-X 12 MW will take place during summer 2019

Order

18 Dec | GE Connects Financing and Turbine Technology to its Flagship Onshore Wind Project in Sub-Sahara Africa

  • GE's flagship onshore wind project in Sub-Sahara Africa — 60 1.7-103 units
  • GE EFS and Renewable Energy partner to deliver 100MW wind power project in Kenya
  • Kipeto will produce enough electricity to power the equivalent of 40,000 homes

Business & Finance

26 Nov | GE Renewable Energy completes its 2018 hiring target of 100 new employees in Cherbourg

  • In June 2018, GE Renewable Energy announced its plan to recruit 100 employees for its LM Wind Power wind turbine blade manufacturing site in Cherbourg, France, and today the company announced the completion of this target.
  • The site is ready for the expected start of production in January 2019, beginning with the blade prototyping phase.

Technology

20 Nov | GE Renewable Energy strengthens offshore wind partnership with ORE Catapult

  • A $11 million R&D program to be implemented over the next four years to improve reliability, drive down operating costs and improve safety of offshore wind operations 
  • The agreement will provide new digital and service solutions for operating and maintaining wind turbines remotely
  • Collaboration will increase innovation and growth opportunities for the UK supply chain