Did You Know?: 6 Interesting Facts About Solar Energy

JOLENE CIOSEK | November 8, 2016

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This, the 4th installment of the “Interesting Facts About Solar Energy” series, finds us on election day 2016! If you haven’t already, I hope you all make a point to get out and VOTE today. No matter what your political views are, I know we can all agree that the solar industry continues to boom. So many of us are making the choice to go solar now more than ever before, and amidst this wacky election year, I figured it would be a welcome distraction to take a look at 6 more interesting facts about solar energy.

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Adwen Offshore

Adwen is a leading player in the offshore wind industry, with more than 600 MW installed at sea and close to 2 GW in the pipeline. The firm was created in 2015 with the ambition of developing innovative and reliable solutions aimed at lowering the Levelized Cost of Energy (LCoE) of offshore wind. The firm’s professionals count with more than 20 years of wind experience designing, manufacturing, installing and operating wind turbines both onshore and offshore. In 2009 it installed Germany’s first offshore wind farm, alpha ventus, and in the summer of 2016 it started the installation of one of the most powerful wind turbines ever built, the AD 8-180.

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