EXPO 2017: From Wind Turbines to Smart Grid

Astana EXPO 2017 opened on June 10 and invites guests to learn more about advanced technologies and the latest developments in green energy.

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Danes Explore Wind Potential Offshore Funen

The Danish Energy Agency has granted a permission to Sønderborg Forsyningsservice A/S to explore the possibility to ...

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Bureau Veritas Okays DCNS Energies' Floating Foundation

Classification society Bureau Veritas has issued a preliminary design approval for a floating offshore wind turbine ...

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RSPB Continues Battling Firths of Forth and Tay OWFs

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds Scotland has decided to appeal against the recent decision by the ...

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Estonian Offshore Wind Project Moves Forward

The council of the Hiiu municipality in Estonia has approved a cooperation agreement with Nelja Energia and Hiiumaa ...

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RenewableUK: New Government Should Prioritise Renewables

RenewableUK has urged the new UK government and opposition parties to put the development of renewables at the ...

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Europe Ready to Share OW Know-How with USA and Taiwan

Europe remains the undisputed leader in offshore wind, and is ready to offer its expertise and know-how to emerging ...

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OW Powerhouses Call For 4GW-a-Year Tempo Post 2020

The governments of Germany, Belgium and Denmark came together with offshore wind industry captains in signing a ...

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U.S. Governors Launch Climate Alliance

In response to the U.S. President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, New York Governor ...

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Belgians Start Growing Mussels on Offshore Wind Farms

A Belgian consortium of research institutions and companies has started a project to investigate if mussels could ...

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Australia Thinks Big with First Offshore Wind Project

The government of Australia's state of Victoria has welcomed plans for the establishment of the country’s first ...

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DNV GL to Help Develop OW Technical Standards in China

The World Bank has selected a consortium of DNV GL, the China Renewable Energy Engineering Institute (CREEI) and ...

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Trump Pulls Out of Paris Climate Accord

The U.S. President Donald Trump has announced his intention to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Accord.

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HIE Appoints New Energy and Low Carbon Director

Scottish economic and community development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed a new ...

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Highlights of the Month: May 2017

Four Scottish Offshore Wind Projects Back in Business The Inner House of the Court of Session, Scotland’s supreme ...

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Inch Cape OWF Readies for Giant Turbines

Inch Cape Offshore Limited (ICOL) has submitted a scoping report for the revised 784MW Inch Cape offshore wind farm ...

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Maryland Offshore Wind Projects Move Forward

Deepwater Wind and US Wind have notified the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) on their acceptance of the ...

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EC Clears Sale of GIB Offshore Wind Portfolio

The European Commission has approved the sale of the UK Green Investment Bank's (GIB) offshore wind farm portfolio ...

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European Commission Investigating GE-LM Wind Power Deal

The European Commission (EC) is reviewing the acquisition of LM Wind Power by GE to determine whether GE filed ...

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Friesland Makes OWF Investment Official

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

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Four Scottish Offshore Wind Projects Back in Business

The Court of Session, Scotland's supreme civil court, has overturned the ruling which halted further development of ...

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Court Rejects Environmental Appeal against French OWF

The Nantes Administrative Court of Appeals has dismissed the appeal filed by three environmental organisations ...

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France Pre-Selects 10 Dunkerque Offshore Wind Bidders

France's energy regulator Commission de régulation de l'énergie (CRE) has pre-selected ten bids for the development ...

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U.S. Offshore WIND Act Back on the Table

U.S. Democratic Senators Edward Markey, Sheldon Whitehouse, and Congressman Jim Langevin have reintroduced ...

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Bill Aiming to Relocate Aqua Ventus I Dismissed

A bill aiming to prohibit the permitting of an offshore wind energy project within the Monhegan Lobster ...

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Baltimore City Council Stands Behind Offshore Wind

The Baltimore City Council has voted 14 - 0 in favour of a resolution urging the Maryland Public Service Commission ...

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U.S. Research Labs Back Sentient on DigitalClone Project

Sandia National Laboratories and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have been awarded the U.S. ...

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Taiwan Issues First OW Commercial Operating Licence

Taiwan has issued its first ever commercial operating licence for an offshore wind farm - the 8MW Formosa I Phase I ...

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