"Revolutionary" Grid Connection for Offshore Wind Turbines Unveiled

Patel, Sonal
December 2015
Power;Dec2015, Vol. 159 Issue 12, p7
Trade Publication
The article informs that a potentially game-changing technology has been introduced by Siemens, the only provider of direct-current (DC) offshore wind connection projects, in October 2015 to enable cheaper and simpler grid connection of wind turbines. Topics discussed include 13 offshore grid connections commissioned by Siemens, use of DC instead of AC transmission to connect wind farms to the grid and advantages of the new technology.


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