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GE heads into offshore wind, acquires ScanWind

Sept. 15, 2009
GE announced it's expanding its involvement in the offshore wind power generation market. The company completed the acquisition of a Norway-based developer of drive-train and turbine technologies for the offshore wind market. ScanWind, based in ...

GE announced it's expanding its involvement in the offshore wind power generation market. The company completed the acquisition of a Norway-based developer of drive-train and turbine technologies for the offshore wind market. ScanWind, based in Trondheim, has turbine technology intended to eliminate gearboxes to improve maintenance and reliability.

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