EDF and GE sign deal to build six reactors for new nuclear plant in India

The companies said the agreement is an important step in the construction of the Jaitapur power station

Alstom signs €2.6bn deal with GE to exit energy joint ventures

That includes the grid, renewables and nuclear joint ventures

GE gas turbines hit new Guinness World Record

The infrastructure in Japan can convert 63.08% of its fuel energy into electricity

GE to take giant offshore turbine for spin at UK test centre

Its new Haliade-X 12MW turbine will undergo advanced tests at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s facility in Northumberland

EU clears GE-Rosneft IoT joint venture buyout

The company will focus on the development, implementation and operation of industrial Internet of Things applications

GE’s accounting practices under investigation

General Electric (GE) is under investigation by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over its accounting practices. The company said the securities watchdog is looking at the way it valued long term maintenance deals for power plants, jet engines and other industrial equipment. The investigation also focuses on a $15 billion (£10.6bn) charge linked […]

Green Investment Group-GE to deliver 650MW of Swedish onshore wind

GE has partnered with the Green Investment Group to deliver and operate 650MW of onshore wind in Sweden. GE Renewable Energy will provide 179 of its turbines for the Markbygden ETT wind farm, with the blades equipped with an innovative ice mitigation system by LM Wind Power, ensuring a stable level of availability and reduced […]

Microsoft-GE ink wind, energy storage deal

Microsoft has announced plans to buy all the power from a new wind farm in Ireland. It has inked a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with GE to buy electricity from its new 37MW Tullahennel wind farm in County Kerry. Each turbine will have an integrated battery to help generate “valuable data” on energy storage. […]

GE Renewable Energy unveils giant turbine

GE Renewable Energy has unveiled its largest onshore wind turbine. The new 4.8MW turbine has a 158-metre rotor diameter, which it claims offers a significant improvement in annual energy production. It adds the combination of a large rotor and tall towers – at 240 metres – enables the turbine to take advantage of higher wind […]

Plans for Australia’s largest wind farm

Plans to build Australia’s largest wind farm in Queensland have been announced. The 453MW Coopers Gap development will generate enough electricity to power more than 260,000 homes. GE has signed an agreement with the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF) to supply and install 123 turbines for the project at Cooranga North, 250 kilometres north-west of […]