May 2017 saw Britain introduce the world’s leading wind turbine technology in Liverpool. The turbines stand at an impressive 195 metres total length, with blades measuring over 500ft. This is also the first time that the 8MW turbines have been used commercially anywhere in the world! It was installed by the Danish company ‘Dong Energy’ completing over 30 of the world’s largest turbines, in Liverpool Bay – this was part of the bigger extension project Burbo Bank. The project went live on May 17th 2017.