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GE has already been operating Sierra prototypes in Texas and India for over a year

GE targets North America with new 3MW turbine

US market leader unveils new turbine for home market with flexible power rating up to 3.4MW and two-piece blades

GE hopes Lifespan can help operators understand the status of their assets and make better choices when it comes to monitoring, analysis, inspection, execution, and security

GE launches software to boost turbine performance

Tech giant announces new digital tools to give operators more information about their wind farms and solar parks

Keystone's spiral-welding tower equipment at its factory in Pampa, Texas

US firm launches spiral-weld tower production

Keystone Tower Systems claims its spiral-welded towers can reduce costs and manufacturing time

Long Beach in North Carolina's Long Bay – the site of BOEM's latest lease tender round (pic credit: Jupiter Images/Getty Images)

TotalEnergies and Duke win Carolinas lease auction

Energy giant and sector newcomer claim victory as US offshore wind leasing extends to country's south-east

Eversource said decision would not affect its current projects, including the South Fork wind farm, which is due to use Siemens Gamesa’s SG 11.0-200 DD turbines

Eversource weighs split from US offshore partner Ørsted

Utility cites record prices in recent New York Bight lease auction as reason for strategic review of offshore wind investments

BOEM director Amanda Lefton announced the plan at the International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

US eyes offshore leases in Oregon and floating in Atlantic

BOEM seeks comments on east and west coast areas, with two sites in deep waters requiring floating platforms