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Siemens Gamesa Conditionally Awarded Largest U.S. Offshore Wind Power Order to Date: 1.7 GW From Ørsted and Eversource

Conditional contract encompasses three offshore wind power projects in northeastern U.S.: the 704-MW Revolution Wind project, the 880-MW Sunrise Wind project, and the 130-MW South Fork project Delivery includes SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbines and service agreements Largest U.S. offshore wind power contract conditionally awarded to date Projects expected to be online between 2022-2024 subject to […]

Siemens Gamesa Unveils World First Electrothermal Energy Storage System

Spanish renewable energy giant and offshore wind energy leader Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy last week inaugurated operations of its electrothermal energy storage system which can store up to 130 megawatt-hours of electricity for a week in volcanic rock. Siemens Gamesa, a company known more famously for its offshore wind turbines, is nevertheless a large-scale renewable […]

Chinese Manufacturers Could Rule the Offshore Wind Market Without Ever Leaving Home

China dominates the world’s solar and onshore wind markets. Offshore wind is not far behind. China’s offshore wind manufacturers could become the world’s leading suppliers, even if they fail to break out of their own domestic market. The potential size of China’s surging offshore wind market means that, despite having less advanced technology than their […]

Siemens Gamesa committed to lowering offshore wind costs through EU-funded i4Offshore project

As announced in December 2018, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and Aalborg University in Denmark are leading the i4Offshore research and development project focused on significantly reducing the cost of offshore wind power. Officially entitled “Integrated Implementation of Industrial Innovations for Offshore Wind Cost Reduction”, the project is supported by a European Union grant of nearly […]

Siemens Gamesa launches 5.X platform with a 170 meter rotor – the largest in the industry

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy continues to advance its product strategy by introducing a new onshore platform: the Siemens Gamesa 5.X platform, which encompasses two turbine models: the SG 5.8-155 and the SG 5.8-170. The platform introduces the largest unit capacity in the Siemens Gamesa onshore portfolio, 5.8 MW rated capacity, and the largest rotor diameters, […]