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First REpower turbine goes up at Germany's 60MW Alpha Ventus Six of an eventual 60 REpower 5M turbines have already been installed at Belgium's Thornton Bank. Photograph: Jan Oelker

First REpower turbine goes up at Germany's 60MW Alpha Ventus

The first of six REpower 5M turbines to be erected at Germany’s Alpha Ventus offshore project has gone up, with the full 60-megawatt (MW) wind farm on track to be exporting electricity by the end of the year, according to its developers.

Karl-Erik Stromsta

Published: Wednesday, September 30 2009 | Last updated: Thursday, October 1 2009

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