GE Renewable Energy lands 350MW order for onshore wind turbines in Texas

The firm was selected by Innergex Renewable Energy to deliver equipment for the Foard City Wind Project

Worker injured after GE wind turbine collapses

The accident at the Delta 6 wind park in Brazil took place on 3rd September

Brexit: Businesses ‘excited’ about renewables, clean growth and EV opportunities

ScottishPower, INEOS and General Electric were among the companies that met with Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom for her first roundtable on the UK leaving the EU

General Electric fined €52m over incorrect data in LM Wind takeover

The company initially said it did not have any offshore wind turbines with higher power output than 6MW, which was inaccurate

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

Battery partnership plans 41MW site in Midlands

A new partnership aims to build one of the world’s largest battery storage facilities in the UK. Energy infrastructure firm General Electric (GE) has won a contract from storage developer Arenko to deliver a 41MW battery system capable of supplying on-demand power to approximately 100,000 UK homes. The companies expect it to help reduce energy bills […]

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 […]

GE sets world record for most efficient power plant

GE has been recognised by Guinness World Records for powering the world’s most efficient combined-cycle plant. It is based on an efficiency rate of up to 62.22% at EDF’s Bouchain plant in France, which has been equipped with the company’s HA turbine. According to GE, the turbine is capable of reaching full power in less […]

EU grants approval for €12.4bn GE-Alstom deal

EU regulators have approved the €12.4 billion (£9.1bn) buyout of French firm Alstom’s power equipment business by US-based General Electric. It is however subject to GE selling Alstom’s heavy duty gas turbines, which are mainly used in gas-fired power plants, to Italian rival Ansaldo. The European Commission expects the move to help Ansaldo become a strong […]