E.On will use GE’s PowerUp software program on 469 turbines; the hope is to increase power output by up to 5 percent.
For the first time on an industrial scale, hydrogen produced using wind power is being injected into the natural gas grid in Germany.
E.On says it successfully ran a test on a German power to gas system in which wind powers hydrogen production for use in the natural gas system.
Regulators grant permission for energy and gas company E.On Climate and Renewables to construct a 150 MW biomass plant that will use imported wood.
Staples is a big winner at the Platts Global Energy Awards, along with 21 other green-minded companies honored for their work in the green sector.
In Germany, E.On is building a pilot plant that will use wind energy to produce hydrogen, which will then be stored and added directly to the natural gas grid.
E.On Climate and Renewables has energized the first wind turbines to be installed at its 150-megawatt (MW) Pioneer Trail Wind Farm near Paxton, Illinois.