Dogger Bank Wind Farm Reaches Financial Close for Third Phase

Source: GE Renewable Energy GE says Dogger Bank Wind Farm, which is located between 130 km and 190 km off the northeast coast of England in the North Sea, has reached financial close on debt financing for phase C, the … Read More

LM Wind Power Commits to Producing Zero Waste Blades by 2030

Construction of wind turbine blade LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business, will produce zero waste blades by 2030. The commitment represents a step forward in the company’s sustainability journey after becoming the first carbon neutral business in the … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Haliade-X Achieves Two-Year Operational Milestone

GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X prototype in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, has been operating for two years, making it the first 10+ MW offshore wind turbine to achieve this milestone. The prototype was first commissioned in November 2019 … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Unveils Second Offshore Wind Turbine Blade Mold at French Factory

Second mold for 107m blade in Cherbourg, France (Credit: Baptiste Almodovar) LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business, has launched its second 107-meter wind turbine blade mold (production line) at its Cherbourg factory in France, in order to address … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Prototype Operating at 14 MW

GE’s Haliade-X offshore wind prototype GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X prototype in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, has started operating at 14 MW of output. With this new milestone, GE Renewable Energy becomes the first industry player to operate a turbine at this … Read More

GE Gains Planning Approval for UK Blade Manufacturing Plant

Rendering of the finished site GE Renewable Energy has received the official planning approval for its Teesside offshore wind blade manufacturing plant from the Local Planning Authorities in the UK. This is the first major milestone in the lead up … Read More

GE, PKN ORLEN to Partner on Offshore Wind Projects in Poland

GE Renewable Energy and PKN ORLEN have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the development of offshore wind projects in Poland, a country expected to award up to 10.9 GW of offshore wind projects by 2030 and … Read More

Successful Trials Completed in Automated Blade Finishing Program

Credit: LM Wind Power GE Renewable Energy, LM Wind Power and GE Research, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), have completed trials for the Automated Blade Finishing program. The initiative, which was … Read More

GE and Whiffle Agreement Will Enhance Wind Energy Applications

GE Renewable Energy has entered into a joint development agreement with Whiffle, a Netherlands-based weather forecasting technology firm, for application of Whiffle’s ultra-fine atmospheric Large Eddy Simulation (LES) modeling technology to optimize GE’s wind turbine siting.  “We are pleased to … Read More

GE Renewable Energy, LafargeHolcim Look to Give Turbines a Second Wind

GE Renewable Energy and LafargeHolcim have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to explore circular economy solutions to utilize materials from decommissioned wind turbines.  Building on LafargeHolcim’s experience in recovering energy from wind turbine blades, the companies are exploring new … Read More