First French offshore wind turbine inaugurated
Posted by Web Master 6 on October 18, 2017 1:25 PM EDT
France's first floating offshore turbine - and it's first offshore wind turbine at all - was inauguarted in Saint-Nazaire, France, today.
The 2MW Vestas turbine is primed for the École Centrale de Nantes and CNRS's SEM-REV offshore test site, after which it will be installed off the coast of Croisic for an initial period of two years. Demonstration parks are expected to follow.