REpower 5M achieves rated power of 5,000 kilowatts
21 December 2004. The world’s largest wind turbine achieved its rated power of 5,000 kilowatts for the first time at the end of last week. The turbine has already been feeding electricity to the grid since mid November and is being monitored constantly during operation in the test phase. The turbine should then change over to automated operation in just a few weeks.