GE wins order to upgrade power grid infrastructure in Nepal

In 2016, the Government of Nepal set out plans to install an additional 10,000MW of generation capacity over 10 years and export the excess electricity to neighbouring countries

GE wins funding for research into 3D printing of wind turbine blades

It will develop and demonstrate an integrated additive manufacturing process for novel high-performance blade designs for the future of large rotors

Could magnets in MRI scanners unlock the key to generating more wind energy?

A team of GE engineers has been awarded additional funding to apply decades of healthcare experience to develop a more powerful superconducting generator for offshore wind turbines

GE lands steam turbine contract for new 29MW waste to energy plant

The facility will treat around 300,000 tonnes of waste every year and is forecast to generate enough energy to power more than 36,000 homes

General Electric announces plans to stop building new coal plants

The US conglomerate said the exit from the new build coal power market may involve divestitures, site closings and job cuts

GE to supply battery storage system for UK solar project

Wykes will use GE’s Reservoir Energy Storage technology to add 60MW of solar capacity at the Chelveston Renewable Energy Park

GE authorised to use supercomputer to drive wind power research

The Summit supercomputer will be used to conduct ‘otherwise infeasible research’ that is expected to lead to improved efficiencies in offshore wind energy production

Uniper partners with GE to decarbonise gas plants in Europe

They have signed an agreement to explore, assess and develop technology options and produce a detailed decarbonisation roadmap by early 2021

Ford to scale up production of medical equipment in fight against coronavirus

The company plans to assemble more than 100,000 face shields per week and leverage its in-house 3D printing capability to produce components for use in personal protective equipment

GE awarded $4.2m to develop advanced solar inverter control technology

The inverter improvements are expected to support the increasingly distributed, renewable-intensive grid in the US