China's MingYang Launches 11MW Offshore Wind Turbine

Credit: MingYang
Credit: MingYang

China's MingYang has this week launched the MySE11-203, dubbed the world's biggest hybrid drive wind turbine, of the nameplate capacity of 11 MW.

Per MingYang, the turbine features a rotor diameter of 203 meters and has a 31% higher annual energy production than its predecessor.

"Its 99-meter long carbon-glass hybrid blades MySE11-99A1 provide a swept area of 32,365 m2," MingYang said.

The prototype of the giant wind turbine is planned to be erected in 2021 and commercially available in 2022.

Up to the end of the first quarter of 2020, MingYang’s orders had reached 15.23GW, of which hybrid drive turbines accounted for about 92%, the company said.



Watch the recording of World Energy Report's Offshore Wind Webinar "Outlook for Offshore Wind Power: The Frontier of Future Energy"

Current News

Van Oord’s Boreas Set for First Job at German Offshore Wind Project

Van Oord’s Boreas Set for Firs

Rentel Offshore Wind Farm Cable Goes Back Online

Rentel Offshore Wind Farm Cabl

Ipieca Names ExxonMobil’s Paul Krishna as New Chair

Ipieca Names ExxonMobil’s Paul

Oil and Gas Firm Santos Taps Japan's Hokkaido Gas for LNG Supply

Oil and Gas Firm Santos Taps J

Subscribe for OE Digital E‑News

Offshore Engineer Magazine