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Dec 6th, 2011
7 MW offshore turbine unveiled by Mitsubishi
Mitsubishi Power Systems Europe (MPSE) is has unveiled its Sea Angel 7MW wind turbine at the EWEA Offshore show.
Beyond the capacity, little is known about the turbine. However, MPSE has revealed it will have a 165-metre rotor and will use subsidiary-Artemis Intelligent Power's (AIP) continuous variable transmission system (CVT).
The 7MW wind turbine from Mitsubishi Power system Europe.
The AIP uses a hydraulic-based CVT system. CVTs are still rare in wind turbines. Alternative versions to Artemis include Voith’s hydraulic WinDrive and VMT's CVT system.
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