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Iv-Consult Draws Gode Wind Converter Platforms Topsides »

The Iv-Consult has begun making the workshop drawings of two topsides of converter platforms, each approximately 1250 tons, for the Gode Wind 01 and 02 Wind farm project. This project is for Iemants Steel Constructions...

April 23 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Seasight Davits to Deliver Cranes for Humber OWF »

Seasight Davits won an order for the delivery of 73 offshore wind platform cranes for the Humber offshore wind farm. Seasight-Davits won the order in close competition with other leading platform crane manufactures in Europe. The Seasight-Davits’s crane...

April 23 2014 / No comment / Read More »

MUPFLOST Presents Its Floating Structure Concept »

MUPFLOST, a Lisbon-based company which was founded earlier this year, has presented a new concept of building multi-purpose floating structures this month. Even though the company’s main goal is the research and development of floating...

April 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Dong’s Benj Sykes Co-Chairs Offshore Wind Industry Council »

DONG Energy Wind Power’s Country manager, Benj Sykes, was today announced as the new co-chair of the Offshore Wind Industry Council (OWIC) by Business and Energy Minister, the Rt. Hon Michael Fallon MP, who also...

April 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

British Politicians Split over Supporting Wind Energy »

British politicians have voiced their support for wind farms, however, some prefer them to harness power onshore, while others are in favor of wind energy generation at sea. According to Ed Miliband from the Labour...

April 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Siem Offshore to Lay Cables at RWE’s Nordsee One OWF »

Siem Offshore Contractors GmbH (SOC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Siem Offshore Inc., announced today that SOC has been awarded the contract for the turnkey supply and installation package of the inner array grid cable...

April 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

HelWin Beta Jacket Fills Its Spot »

The jacket of the HelWin beta HVDC platform has been successfully installed at its position in the German part of the North Sea, Heerema Fabrication Group informed via social media. After Heerema Fabrication Group had...

April 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Twenty Foundations Installed at Westermost Rough OWF »

Twenty foundations have been installed so far at the Westermost Rough offshore wind farm, and the installation vessel Innovation is on its way back to the site with the fifth foundation batch loaded. The construction...

April 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »
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Top News of the Week Apr 14 ‒ 20, 2014 »

Top News of the Week Apr 14 ‒ 20, 2014

40th AREVA Wind Turbine Installed at Global Tech I The construction of towers and nacelles in the North Sea wind farm Global Tech I...

Apr 20 2014 / No comment / Read More »

EDF Inaugurates Teesside Offshore Wind Farm »

EDF Inaugurates Teesside Offshore Wind Farm

EDF Energy has opened its Teesside offshore wind farm located 1.5km off the North East coast at Redcar. The plaque was unveiled today by...

Apr 16 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Siemens Bags BorWin3 Contract from TenneT »

Siemens Bags BorWin3 Contract from TenneT

Siemens has received an order from TenneT for an offshore wind farm grid connection in the North Sea. In a consortium with Petrofac Siemens...

Apr 15 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Top News of the Week Apr 7 – 13, 2014 »

Top News of the Week Apr 7 – 13, 2014

VIDEO: Alstom’s 6MW Turbine Spinning at Belwind Site  Last year in November, Alsom installed 6-MW Haliade™ 150, off Ostend harbour at the Belwind site...

Apr 13 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Atkins to Design Five Substations for Dong Energy »

Atkins to Design Five Substations for Dong Energy

Atkins has been awarded an additional contract by Dong Energy. Atkins is now contracted to design five offshore substations for Dong Energy. The contract...

Apr 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Texas Gives USD 2.2 Mln for Development of Offshore Wind Technology »

Texas Gives USD 2.2 Mln for Development of Offshore Wind Technology

Governor of Texas Rick Perry has announced that the Texas Emerging Technology Fund (TETF) is awarding $2.2 million to the Texas A&M University (TAMU)...

Apr 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Top News of the Week March 31 – April 6, 2014 »

Top News of the Week March 31 – April 6, 2014

VIDEO: World’s Most Powerful Wind Turbine As the MHI Vestas Offshore Wind joint venture has been formally established as of today, the newborn company...

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Highlights of the Month: March 2014 »

Highlights of the Month: March 2014

Jack-Up Barge Presents New Installation Method Jack-Up Barge, the offshore self-elevating platform supplier, has pioneered a new cost-effective installation method that promises to revolutionise...

Apr 4 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Meerwind Süd │Ost Offshore Wind Farm Completed »

Meerwind Süd │Ost Offshore Wind Farm Completed

WindMW GmbH, a joint-venture of Blackstone Energy Partners, Blackstone’s energy-focused private equity business, and Windland Energieerzeugungs GmbH, today announced the completion of Meerwind Süd...

Apr 4 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Japanese SoftBank to Fund Ibaraki OWF »

Japanese SoftBank to Fund Ibaraki OWF

SB Energy Corp., a subsidiary of Japanese SoftBank Corp. focused on renewable energy development, intends to invest in an offshore wind farm to be...

Apr 4 2014 / No comment / Read More »




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UK National Grid’s Executive Director to Address Grid Reliability and Resiliency »

UK National Grid’s Executive Director to Address Grid Reliability and Resiliency

Executive Director of National Grid will join panel of executive experts to identify how utilities, regulators, and customers should prepare for the grid challenges ahead. Nick Winser, president of ENTSO-E and Executive Director at National Grid, will join fellow industry thought leaders to share and...

Apr 23 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Moves to New Premises »

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Moves to New Premises

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier, together with related company Global Wind Service, has moved its Danish operation to new office in Fredericia, Denmark. The new facility provides more space as the companies continue to grow. It has an excellent access to the main road connections to mainland...

Apr 23 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Carnegie Completes Oversubscribed Capital Raise »

Carnegie Completes Oversubscribed Capital Raise

Carnegie Wave Energy Limited (CWE) has announced the completion of an oversubscribed $9m capital raise to be used to continue the commercialisation of its CETO technology. Carnegie had previously announced on 25 February 2014 that it had initiated a capital raising via a Share Purchase...

Apr 23 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Thoughts after Thetis 2014: Social Acceptability of Marine Energy »

Thoughts after Thetis 2014: Social Acceptability of Marine Energy

Chris Campbell, Executive Director of Marine Renewables Canada, has written an article after the organization’s participation in Thetis 2014 marine renewable energy conference in France. At France’s Thetis 2014 conference and tradeshow, Marine Renewables Canada was engaged in intensive meetings with local development agencies and...

Apr 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Scotland Invests GBP 11.3 Mln in New Data Lab »

Scotland Invests GBP 11.3 Mln in New Data Lab

A new £11.3 million innovation centre dedicated to helping Scotland capitalise on the growing market in analytics and ‘big data’ technology is set to open later this year. The investment is projected to return a minimum of 345 new jobs and an additional £155 million...

Apr 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

6th Bristol Tidal Forum Coming Up »

6th Bristol Tidal Forum Coming Up

The 6th Bristol Tidal Forum, a day full of information about global opportunities for tidal energy, will be held in Geographical Sciences Building of University of Bristol on April 24. There will be a great line up of speakers for the two morning sessions as...

Apr 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Moray OWF Developers Organize Meet the Buyer Event in Wick »

Moray OWF Developers Organize Meet the Buyer Event in Wick

Moray Offshore Wind farm Ltd (MORL), a joint venture between EDP Renewables and Repsol Nuevas Energias UK, will hold a supply chain event on May 8 in Wick, Caithness. At the event, EDP Renewables will give a comprehensive review of its offshore wind sector, and...

Apr 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Nova Scotia to Host ICOE »

Nova Scotia to Host ICOE

The International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE) is the world’s largest and most significant event focused on the industrial development of marine renewable energy. It attracts between 700-900 participants representing utilities, project developers, device suppliers, supply chain companies, finance, government, and researchers from nearly 40...

Apr 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

VIDEO: Virtual Wind Power Pioneers »

VIDEO: Virtual Wind Power Pioneers

Vestas, one of the world’s leading wind turbine producers, has launched the Wind Power Pioneers Club earlier this year. The Wind Power Pioneers Club is a web-based platform where visitors can learn about wind energy through Vestas’ experience. The visitors can discover more about how...

Apr 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

 

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