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GE making investments in wind in Brazil

GE (NYSE: GE) said it has installed 300 wind turbines in Brazil, and is expected to install more than 600 additional turbines in the country.

The company is making plans to open two service centers in Rio Grande do Norte and Bahia by 2014. The centers represent a $1.5 million investment. GE has also designed a 1.85-82.5 wind turbine specifically for the region, which is based on the company’s 1.5 MW platform.

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