Advancing wind power with superconductivity

My name is Ruben Fair and I decided to write this blog as today we announced that we (GE Global Research) have been awarded the first phase of a 2-year, $3 million project from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a superconducting wind turbine generator that could support large-scale wind applications in the 15MW range.

by Edison's Desk
A concept drawing of a direct drive wind generator using superconducting magnet technology
A concept drawing of a direct drive wind generator using superconducting magnet technology

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