Renewables, Wind

GE launches new wind turbine

General Electric (NYSE: GE) has launched a new wind turbine, specifically for India’s wind market. The 1.7-103 wind turbine will deliver high-efficiency output through low wind speeds and provide a 30 percent increase in annual energy production compared to GE’s previous 1.6-82.5 wind turbine.

“The launch of our new 1.7-103 wind turbine is a testament to GE’s commitment to energizing India and catering to India’s low wind speed environment,” GE South Asia president and CEO Banmali Agrawala said.

“As GE’s latest wind turbine for India’s low wind speed, the 1.7-103 offers performance and reliability that exceeds industry standards. With the 1.7-103, GE has invested in powering India in a cleaner way.”