RECHARGE: GE signs $100m deal to equip Mongolia’s first wind farm

The US manufacturer will provide its 1.6MW machines to the Salkhit Wind Farm, located 70km southeast of Ulaanbaatar. The 50MW project, set to start next year, is expected to generate 5% of Mongolia’s electricity. Mongolia has vast wind energy potential via its sparsely populated plains and wind corridor along the Gobi desert. However, it also has plentiful coal and a population of less than three million, creating little incentive thus far to develop new energy sources. To read the full article, click hereGE signs $100m deal to equip Mongolia’s first wind farm

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