TSOs Sign North Sea Wind Power Hub Deal

Representatives of Dutch, Danish and German transmission system operators will sign an agreement to develop the ...

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UK Offshore Wind Group on Asia Tour

The UK Department for International Trade (DIT) has organised a mission to China and Taiwan to promote British ...

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France Readies Oléron Offshore Wind Tender

France will start the first phase of the competitive dialogue procedure for the offshore wind area off Oléron in ...

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Tribunal Overturns Neart na Gaoithe CfD Termination

An arbitration tribunal has ruled in favour of Mainstream Renewable Power in relation to the dispute over the Low ...

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Beatrice Partnership Fund Panel Reviews First Applications

An independent panel has been established to review applications and determine which projects will receive funding ...

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EC Nods to GE's Acquisition of LM Wind Power

The European Commission has approved unconditionally the acquisition of LM Wind Power of Denmark, by General ...

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Renewables Key to Decarbonising Energy System by 2060

80% of power generation and 65% of total primary energy supply should come from renewables if global energy-related ...

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Avangrid Wins North Carolina Offshore Wind Auction

Avangrid Renewables, LLC, a subsidiary of Iberdrola, has secured a lease sale of 122,405 acres offshore Kitty Hawk, ...

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BOEM Rings Kitty Hawk Auction Bell

Update: Another bidder drops out of the race for the North Carolina offshore wind lease area in Round 17. The ...

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Kitty Hawk Readies for the Auction Block

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will today auction off 122,405 acres offshore North Carolina for ...

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Storm Freezes Maryland Offshore Wind Hearings

Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) has cancelled hearings on offshore wind projects scheduled for Tuesday, 14 ...

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UK Govt Clearing Path for April CfD Allocation Round

The UK Government is set to open the second Contracts for Difference (CfD) Allocation Round on 3 April, when it ...

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Siemens-Gamesa Merger Clears Final Hurdle

The European Commission has cleared unconditionally under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of wind ...

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Ofgem Opens Tenders for Galloper, Walney Extension Links

UK's energy market regulator Ofgem has invited companies to submit bids to own and run links to the 336MW Galloper ...

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Statoil and PNE Wind Stake US Offshore Wind Claims

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has received unsolicited lease requests, filed separately by ...

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Saint-Brieuc Case: Nass & Wind Disputes Award Decision

Nass & Wind is not giving up on challenging the French government regarding the Saint-Brieuc offshore wind site. ...

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Top News of the Week, 6 – 12 March 2017

Artificial North Sea Island Plan Moves Ahead TenneT Netherlands, Energinet.dk and TenneT Germany will sign a ...

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Scotland Green-Lights Kincardine Floating Wind Farm

The Scottish government has granted a planning consent for the eight-turbine Kincardine floating wind farm located ...

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UK LCF to Be Replaced with New Set of Rules

UK Chancellor Philip Hammond has delivered the Spring Budget 2017 on 8 March, according to which the Levy Control ...

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Mauritius Looking For Seasoned Offshore Wind Consultants

The Mauritius Research Council (MRC) has invited expressions of interest for the development of offshore wind farms ...

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UK Companies to Gain Better Insight into Overseas Markets

UK offshore wind companies that are eyeing foreign markets will get a chance to hear more about the growing ...

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Giants Gathering Around Third French OW Tender

After Engie and EDP Renewable (EDPR) announced they are jointly taking part in the next stage of the third offshore ...

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Vattenfall Starts Norfolk Boreas Permitting Process

Vattenfall has started a three-year permitting process for the 1.8 GW offshore wind farm, Norfolk Boreas, the ...

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Engie and EDPR Submit Bid to Develop Wind Farm off Dunkirk

Engie and EDP Renewables (EDPR) have jointly submitted a pre-qualification bid to construct a wind farm with a ...

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Perry Takes Helm at US Department of Energy

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry was sworn in on Thursday, 2 March, as the 14th Secretary of the United States ...

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Friesland Province Commits to 320MW OWF Project

The Province of Friesland and the developers of the 320MW Friesland offshore wind farm (Windpark Fryslân) have ...

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Northland Power Withdraws from Kitty Hawk Auction

Canadian energy company Northland Power will not be submitting a bid to develop an offshore wind project off Kitty ...

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