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GE Haliade-X to help revive floating offshore wind platform

GE Research and engineers Glosten have secured a US government grant to develop a new controls system for floating offshore wind

Insight report: The 40 most promising wind turbine designs that fell short of expectations – 6-10

Part four in our countdown of 40 key innovative wind turbines developed during the past 30 years that ultimately failed to become a success as a commercial serial product

Windtech: GE's offshore giant combines proven technology with new solutions

At the official inauguration of GE's Haliade-X 12MW direct-drive prototype in Rotterdam on 17 December, Eize de Vries discussed main features, technology choices and challenges with offshore CTO Vincent Schellings.

Slow growth beats boom and bust

Another year of sluggish growth, squeezed margins and fierce price competition from natural gas lies in wait for the wind-power industry OEMs in 2018.

Long lead times cast doubts over French offshore support

FRANCE: The French government appears to be having second thoughts about the premium purchase prices granted to the six offshore projects awarded so far.

Top ten turbine makers of 2017

WORLDWIDE: Vestas cements its number one status, with Siemens Gamesa moving to number two following its merger earlier this year.