Tag: Offshore Wind Turbine

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Details released of a huge offshore wind turbine that can power 18,000 homes per year

May 19, 2020

Via: CNBC energy

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has released details of a 14-megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbine, in the latest example of how technology in the sector is increasing in scale. With 108-meter-long blades and a rotor diameter of 222 meters, the […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Design for 50MW Offshore Wind Turbine Inspired by Hurricane-Resilient Palm Trees

April 16, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

A team of researchers is working to complete the design for a novel 50-megawatt offshore wind turbine, nearly six times more powerful than a record-setting 8.8-megawatt turbine recently deployed off the coast of Scotland. Testing will begin on prototype blades […]