Siemens Tests Offshore Wind Turbine With World’s Longest Blades

Siemens AG (SIE) started field-testing its new 6-megawatt offshore wind turbine, equipped with the world’s longest rotor blades, in Denmark.

The turbine’s blades are 75 meters (246 feet) long, comparable to an Airbus A380 passenger plane, Siemens said today in an e-mailed statement.

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