Apple & GE Partner to Bring Predix Industrial Apps to iPhone & iPad.

Apple & GE Partner to Bring Predix Industrial Apps to iPhone & iPad.

CUPERTINO, California, and SAN RAMON, California — October 18, 2017 — Apple® and GE today announced a partnership to deliver powerful industrial apps designed to bring predictive data and analytics from Predix, GE’s industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform, to iPhone® and iPad®. The two companies unveiled a new Predix software development kit (SDK) for iOS, […]

GE powers Ugandan hydro.

GE powers Ugandan hydro.

Five 50MW Kaplan turbines supplied to 250MW Bujagali project GE has provided electro-mechanical equipment for the 250MW Bujagali hydro plant in Uganda. The work involved supply of five 50MW Kaplan turbines, control and protection systems and balance of plant for Italian EPC and civil works contractor Salini Hydro, GE said. Balance of plant included a […]

Microsoft, GE sign agreement on new wind project in Ireland.

Microsoft, GE sign agreement on new wind project in Ireland.

DUBLIN — Oct. 9, 2017 — On Monday, Microsoft Corp. announced a new wind energy agreement in Ireland. With the agreement, Microsoft will become one of the first multinational technology companies to support a new wind project in Ireland. Microsoft is entering into a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with GE to purchase 100 percent of […]

GE to help develop new wind energy system in Australia.

GE to help develop new wind energy system in Australia.

General Electric (GE) has announced that it will be helping develop a large-scale wind energy project in Australia. The company will be working with the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF) in this endeavor. PARF is currently in a partnership with AGL Energy and the Queensland Investment Corporation to expand Australia’s wind energy capacity. The country […]

GE plans 2GW hydroelectric power in Nigeria.

GE plans 2GW hydroelectric power in Nigeria.

The General Electric is planning to install hydroelectric plants that will generate additional two gigawatts of electricity in the country by 2030 in view the the nation’s growing power demands. This is part of 29GW hydropower expansion projects to be executed by the American multinational corporation in four African countries in the next 13 years. […]

Aramco launches Saudi Arabia’s first wind turbine.

Aramco launches Saudi Arabia’s first wind turbine.

State-run Saudi Aramco has commissioned the Kingdom’s first wind energy turbine, developed in partnership with GE aiming to support the renewable goals of Saudi Vision 2030. The project will power Saudi Aramco’s facility in Turaif in northwestern Saudi Arabia, providing electricity directly to the bulk plant. The commissioning event of the wind energy station was […]

How renewable energy is taking a page from Bitcoin.

How renewable energy is taking a page from Bitcoin.

The problem of “too much” renewable energy on a grid can be solved with blockchain, a technology most often associated with bitcoins. Blockchain will provide a transparent way for households and businesses to trade renewables with each other. Laurent Schmitt, Smart Grid Strategy Leader for GE’s Grid Solutions business explains how it will work. Bitcoin […]

GE upgrading control systems at 1,602-MW Mingtan pumped storage in Taiwan.

GE upgrading control systems at 1,602-MW Mingtan pumped storage in Taiwan.

Taiwan Power Company has chosen GE’s Power Conversion business to provide upgrades to two sets of startup frequency converter control systems at its 1,602-MW Mingtan pumped storage plant. Mingtan is Taiwan’s largest hydroelectric plant, GE says. This work will help extend the hydro plant’s operational life by 20 years, according to a press release. Upgrading […]

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