03 Aug '11, 6pm

Offshore Wind Power: ABB Takes Down $1 Billion North Sea Contract

Offshore Wind Power: ABB Takes Down $1 Billion North Sea Contract

Swiss engineering group ABB closed the largest power transmission order in its long history, a $1 billion contract to connect planned offshore North Sea wind farms to the German electricity grid. Upon expected completion in 2015, transmission lines will deliver enough clean, renewable electrical power to supply more than 1.5 million households, while avoiding more than 3 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions, according to an

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/08/03/offshore-wind-power-a...

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