December 3rd, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
The developers of the Vineyard Wind project off Massachusetts have just announced that they’ll be using GE wind turbines — specifically, the GE Haliade-X. That turbine recently got a capacity upgrade, from a world-leading 12 megawatts (MW) to a world-leading-by-even-more 13
November 3rd, 2020 | by Tina Casey
Wait, why is the US chairing a new global energy storage consortium that will kill off coal, oil, and gas jobs all over the world
October 19th, 2020 | by Tina Casey
A new US fuel cell alliance is on a mission to evaporate diesel engines, and a green hydrogen angle would ding natural gas, too
October 17th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
While other news is capturing plenty of the public’s attention these days, there are some headline-worthy happenings in the world of offshore wind, including the first turbines in US federal waters. If you could use a splash of good news (and non-other-stuff news) at a time like this, here are a few updates
September 23rd, 2020 | by Tina Casey
GE sticks a fork in the US coal industry with new 13-megawatt version of its Haliade-X offshore wind turbine
August 24th, 2020 | by Tina Casey
Plain water and a new type of turbine are the keys to a pumped hydro energy storage system aimed at bringing more wind and solar online.
April 4th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
Medtronic tweeted that it is mobilizing with Elon Musk. By collaborating with Tesla and SpaceX, the companies are making a vital component for critical care ventilators. This will mean that more ventilators will be available for COVID-19 patients
July 23rd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
GE Renewable Energy on Monday unveiled the first-ever nacelle for its mammoth 12 megawatt (MW) Haliade-X offshore wind turbine at an event held at the company's production site in Saint-Nazaire, France.
June 26th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Wind energy powerhouses Vestas Wind Systems A/S and GE Renewable Energy announced this week that they had reached an "amicable settlement" over all disputes related to multiple patent-infringement claims in the United States which will subsequently discontinue the case pending in the US District Court for the Central District of California as well as all other pending proceedings related to the patents-in-suit
June 26th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
GE Renewable Energy announced this week that its 12 megawatt (MW) Haliade-X offshore wind turbine will head to the United Kingdom as part of an advanced technology testing program at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult's site in Blyth.
June 21st, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
General Electric is shuttering a natural gas powered generating station in southern California 20 years before the end of its normal useful life. Competition from solar and wind power plants have made it uneconomical to operate
June 20th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
A new outlook has concluded that the top 5 wind turbine original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) will account for over two-thirds of the market share by 2020, a market consolidation which will also be reflected in the home-bound Chinese market.
June 16th, 2019 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Why has GE Ventures been cornered into selling off its portfolio
June 13th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
GE Renewable Energy announced this week that it has begun shipping four tower sections which will be part of its 12 megawatt (MW) Haliade-X wind turbine prototype which is soon to be installed in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
May 25th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
The Energy Dept. is looking for a few good science based facts to show that pumped hydro energy storage will funnel more wind and solar into the grid
May 21st, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
GE Renewable Energy announced from the AWEA Windpower Conference Monday that it had already secured over 2 gigawatts (GW) of onshore wind orders in North America this year, with orders for more than 700 turbines
April 19th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
A new record-breaking wind turbine blade from GE's LM Wind Power branch is perfectly timed for the US offshore wind revolution