Turbine to get H2020-Backed Superconductive Generator
Envision Energy, a world leading smart energy solution provider, has announced that it aims to install a superconductive generator on one of its most advanced wind turbines. The product named EcoSwing generator is designed for a +3 MW class direct drive turbine and will provide enough electricity to power 1,000 households. The EcoSwing generator is thought to be the first superconductive generator designed for a wind turbine and promises a step change in generator development. The product has received funding from Horizon 2020.