Sheffield Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Research Centre

Since 2009 the unique S2GRE Research Centre has been developing the most reliable, innovative and efficient wind turbine generators.

Aerial view of Siemens offshore wind power

The Centre is located at the Kroto Innovation Centre. Sheffield and is part of the long term partnership with the EMD Group - read the press release here.

Professor Zhu, Head of the Electrical Machines and Drives Group, discusses the opportunities and challenges that face this project:

The EMD Group are also the lead for the EPSRC Prosperity Partnership: A New Partnership in Offshore Wind.  Visit the NPOW website or watch the video to find out more:

We are extremely proud that the University of Sheffield is a Siemens Principle Partner University and we work together to develop innovative solutions for global challenges.  Follow this link and watch the video below to find out more about this important partnership:

For more information and for current news about Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy please visit

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