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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

GE Achieves Highest Publicly Reported Efficiency for Thin Film Solar, Earns New Orders and Unveils Plans to Build US Manufacturing Plant

o Highest-Ever Reported Efficiency of Nearly 13 Percent on a Full-Size CdTe Thin Film Solar Panel o More than 100 Megawatts of New Orders for Thin Film Solar Products o GE to Build 400-Megawatt Manufacturing Facility, will be Larger than Any Existing US Solar Panel Plant Today o Solar Strategy Complemented by Announced Acquisition of Power Conversion Technology Company Converteam o GE Completes...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

GE Technology Helps Turkey's ENKA Set Global Power Plant Availability Record

Upgraded F-Class Turbines Achieve 99.8 Percent Availability, Boosting Plant Output and Revenue ISTANBUL, TURKEY- Using F-technology gas turbines recently upgraded by GE (NYSE: GE), Turkish company ENKA set a new standard for global power plant availability over the 12-month period ending November 2010. ENKA's Adapazari and Gebze generating stations, with a total installed capacity of 2,320 MW...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Association of German Utilities Selects GE-Led Consortium to Deliver Flexible Power Plant Solution; Contracts for Project to Total More Than Euros300 Million

o Mittelsbüren Power Station Faces Grid Supply Challenges as More Wind Enters the Energy Mix o GE's 109FB Combined-Cycle Technology, Services Selected for Project BREMEN, GERMANY - An association of four German utilities has selected GE's (NYSE: GE) advanced 109FB combined-cycle technology to help meet the flexible operating and efficiency requirements of the new Mittelsbüren power plant...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

GE Libraries Enable Developers to Maximize DSP Performance of Embedded Mil/Aero Platforms Based on 2nd Generation Intel® Core(TM) i7 Technology

AXISLib-AVX optimizes performance, reduces errors, speeds time to ISR solutions CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -GE Intelligent Platforms today announced AXISLib-AVX optimized DSP and math libraries for GE's latest high performance embedded computing (HPEC) solutions using 2nd Generation Intel-® Core(TM) i7 processors with Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX). This new generation of technology from Intel...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Quad Core Multiprocessor aids defense intelligence applications.

Based on 2nd generation Intel-® Core(TM) i7 chip set, Model DSP280 meets real-time demands of ISR, radar, sonar, and image/sensor processing applications. Dual socket 6U VPX multiprocessor offers more than 260 Gigaflops peak performance and main memory bandwidth up to 21 GBps/CPU node. HPEC architecture can scale from 1 to many processor nodes per enclosure via RDMA-enabled 10 GigE and DDR...

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Materials

Emulsion Breakers enhance electrical desalter operation.

Helping to optimize desalter performance, Embreak-® breakers also help oil refineries reduce nonylphenol ethoxylates. Oil soluble demulsifiers improve crude oil dehydration, salt removal, and effluent brine quality in electrical desalters and similar process equipment. Specifically, breakers dehydrate difficult to treat, light- to medium-gravity crude oils. Resulting process improvements include...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

GE Recognized with ENERGY STAR® Highest Award for Sixth Straight Year

LOUISVILLE, Ky., (NYSE: GE) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that GE Appliances & Lighting has been awarded the ENERGY STAR-® Sustained Excellence Award for the sixth straight year and has previously received Partner of the Year award seven times. GE offers more than 750 ENERGY STAR-qualified lighting and appliance products that help consumers curb energy spending...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

GE's New 2.75-103 Wind Turbine Commissioned in the Netherlands

Uprated Product Offers a Significant Value Increase for Customers Through Higher Annual Energy Production Brussels, Belgium - GE's (NYSE: GE) first 2.75-103 wind turbine recently was commissioned at the Energy Research Center of the Netherlands wind farm in Wieringermeer, Netherlands. Wieringermeer is located in Northern Netherlands near Ijsselmeer. The new turbine features electrical system...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Offshore Wind Turbine is designed for reliability at sea.

Optimized for offshore use, 4.1-113 turbine has modular design that facilitates in-situ repair and features blade design optimized to maximize energy capture. This 4 MW class machine employs direct-drive technology, which incorporates minimal moving parts in order to promote reliability, along with built-in redundancy and partial operation for major components. Direct-drive technology also uses...

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