GE Renewable Energy Unveils Largest Onshore Wind Turbine
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CleanTechnica 1 week ago
September 13th, 2017 by Joshua S HillGE Renewable Energy unveiled its largest onshore wind turbine this week, a 4.8 megawatt turbine which is able to generate enough electricity at low to medium wind sites for the equivalent of 5,000 homes. A lot of attention is paid to offshore wind turbines, deservedly so, given their mammoth size and impressive generating capabilities. Offshore wind turbine size continues to increase, and this month saw news that the Walney Extension West offshore wind farm would be the first project in the world to use wind turbines surpassing 8 megawatts (MW) — MHI Vestas V164-8.0 ...