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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.

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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....

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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].

03 Jul | W | GE Renewable Energy to hire more than 200 employees for its Wind Turbine Blade Factory in Cherbourg, France

  • GE Renewable Energy plans to recruit more than 200 employees at its wind turbine blade factory in France, before the end of 2019
  • Located in Cherbourg, the factory recruited 120 employees in 2018, and will reach more than 320 employees at the end of this year
  • 60 people out of 200 have recently been recruited and just began intensive training at the factory's ‘Center of Excellence'

25 Jun | W | World's biggest offshore wind turbine heading to the UK for testing

  • GE's Haliade-X 12 MW nacelle and 107-meter long blade will be shipped to the UK as part of an advanced technology testing program
  • Both components will be tested at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult's site in Blyth
  • GE is investing close to £15 million in R&D and testing activities for Haliade-X

21 May | W | TÜV NORD and GE Renewable Energy Announce first Design Conformity Statement for wind turbines with a lifetime of 40 years

  • TÜV NORD issues first Design Evaluation Conformity Statement for forty years, twice the customary length
  • Approach positions GE Renewable Energy and TÜV NORD as industry pioneers
  • Certification cover GE Renewable Energy's 2.7-116 turbine

21 May | W | GE Renewable Energy Has Repowered More Than 4 GWs of Wind Turbines in the US

  • GE's repowering program results in 20 percent average increase in Annual Energy Production
  • Company has repowered 36 wind farms for eight different customers to date
  • Repowered fleets have over 98 percent availability rating