US Governors Urge Trump to Adopt Long-Term OW Policy

A bi-partisan group of twenty US state governors has urged president Donald Trump to adopt a comprehensive offshore ...

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MassCEC Picks Offshore Wind Study Team

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has awarded Ramboll Environ and team partners a contract to study ...

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EC Funds Projects on Multi-Use Platforms, Rust Protection

The European Commission has selected two new projects for funding under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund ...

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The Netherlands Opens Door to More Offshore Wind by 2023

The House of Representatives of the Netherlands has voted in favour of carrying out further research to determine ...

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BEIS Sets Out New CfD Rules, Caps Phased Projects at 1.5GW

The UK government has set a cap of 1.5GW for phased offshore wind projects in the allocation of Contracts for ...

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Dutch Parliament to Vote on Boosting 2023 OW Target

The House of Representatives of the Netherlands will today vote on a proposal to add new offshore wind farm zones ...

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Top News of the Week, 6 – 12 February 2017

Dutch MPs Call For Extension of 2023 Offshore Wind Capacity Target The House of Representatives of the Netherlands ...

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PAC: Govt's Poor LCF Forecasting Burdens Consumer Bills

The UK Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has released a report examining the Levy Control Framework (LCF), saying ...

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Fishermen Argue Against New York Offshore Wind Lease

U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., is expected to deliver a ruling on a motion for a preliminary injunction ...

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EC Blueprints Offshore Skills Development Project

The European Commission has published a call for proposals to implement the first phase of the Blueprint for ...

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Wind Tops EU Installation Charts as Renewables Shine

Wind accounted for 51% of all new power installations in the European Union in 2016, connecting a total of 12.5GW ...

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Dutch MPs Call For Extension of 2023 OW Capacity Target

The House of Representatives of the Netherlands has received a motion to look into the possibility of adding new ...

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British Chamber of Commerce Establishes UK-China OW Hub

The British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai has launched a UK-China hub for offshore wind.

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Taiwan Gets Complete Offshore Wind Development Guidelines

ITPEnergised (ITPE), Ramboll and BMT Asia Pacific (BMT) have delivered their third and final set of best practice ...

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TenneT Hires Hollandse Kust Noord EIA Team

Transmission systems operator TenneT has contracted Arcadis and Pondera Consult to carry out an Environmental ...

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RNLI Helps Disabled Wind Farm Guard Vessel

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution's (RNLI) Cromer station received a report from the Coastguard of a wind ...

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BOEM Orders Study on Block Island OWF's Impact on Tourism

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has contracted the University of Rhode Island (URI) to document ...

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Top News of the Week, 30 January - 5 February 2017

Germany Launches First Competitive Offshore Wind Tender, 1.55GW Up for Grabs German Federal Network Agency ...

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German TSOs Table Network Expansion Plans

German transmission system operators 50Hertz, Amprion, TenneT and TransnetBW have submitted the first drafts of the ...

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Maryland Lawmakers Override Clean Energy Jobs Act Veto

The Maryland State Senate, in conjunction with the House of Delegates earlier this week, voted to override Governor ...

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Icebreaker Windpower Applies for Construction Permit

Icebreaker Windpower Inc. has filed an application for a certificate to construct the 20.7MW Icebreaker offshore ...

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European RE Industry Calls For Clarity on Post-2020 Policy

European renewable energy industry and investors need clarity on volumes and regulatory frameworks in the years ...

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Highlights of the Month: January 2017

Ex-Statkraft Engineer Develops New Foundation Installation Solution Arild Bolsø, an engineer who worked for ...

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Germany Launches Competitive OW Tender, 1.55GW Up for Grabs

German Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) today issued an invitation to tender as part of the first ...

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European OW Projects Attract Record EUR 18.2Bn in 2016

European offshore wind projects attracted a record EUR 18.2 billion of investments in 2016, according to ...

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LIPA Says Yes to First Offshore Wind Farm in New York

US offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind has received a unanimous approval from the Long Island Power Authority ...

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UK Sets Aside GBP 28M for Energy Innovation Projects

UK’s Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry Nick Hurd announced GBP 28 million in funding for a ...

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