8MW turbine

SWT-8.0-154 will be the new benchmark for gearless offshore wind technology

German wind power giant Siemens has upgraded its most powerful offshore wind farm generator unit to 8 MW. Siemens, who has focussed its generator development on direct drive units, stated that its direct drive wind turbine technology for offshore turbines has reached the next development milestone.

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