GEV Win Powder, which offers wind turbine maintenance, has reportedly established its US headquarters in Rhode Island, US.

GEV will create approximately 125 jobs consisting of blade technicians, support staff and management, according to the state’s composite alliance.

‘Rhode Island is a national leader in offshore wind, and I'm thrilled that GEV Wind Power is choosing our state for its US headquarters,’ said RI governor Gina Raimondo. ‘Over the past few years, we've created nearly 7,000 clean energy jobs and are on track to meet our goal of increasing renewable energy tenfold by next year. As this industry continues to grow, we will keep working to ensure Rhode Island remains the economic epicenter of offshore wind in the United States.’

This story uses material from RI Composites Alliance, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.