Turbines of the Year 2020: Winners against all odds

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Turbines of the Year 2020: Winners against all odds

The wind-energy industry’s ingenuity and resilience shone through the many challenges of 2020, with new approaches to old ideas

Turbines of the Year 2020: Onshore turbines up to 4.4MW

Turbines of the Year 2020: Onshore turbines up to 4.4MW

The continuing trend for onshore turbines to grow in size and capacity is reflected in the extended threshold for this category, but the top two models somewhat broke the mould

Turbines of the Year 2020: Onshore turbines 4.5MW-plus

Turbines of the Year 2020: Onshore turbines 4.5MW-plus

Western and Chinese OEMs concentrate much of their development work on this class, with medium-speed drivetrains an area to watch

Turbines of the Year 2020: Offshore turbines

Turbines of the Year 2020: Offshore turbines

Strong showing from Chinese manufacturers as established players focus on 10MW+

Turbines of the Year 2020: Rotor blades

Turbines of the Year 2020: Rotor blades

Producing longer, lighter units using existing production facilities is a key consideration

Turbines of the Year 2020: Drivetrains

Turbines of the Year 2020: Drivetrains

Understanding of full systems and modularity helps push gearbox design

Turbines of the Year 2020: Innovations

Turbines of the Year 2020: Innovations

Crane solution means older vessels can be adapted to install next-generation offshore giants