BOWL to Start Building Beatrice O&M Base at Wick Harbour

Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Limited (BOWL) has been granted consent to renovate two historic buildings at Wick ...

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Cuomo Backs Statoil's Project, Proposes 2.4GW of OW by 2030

In his State of the State address delivered yesterday, New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo expressed support ...

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Sea Mine Found Floating Near Gode Wind 2

An unexploded sea mine has been found floating near the Gode Wind 2 offshore wind farm in the German North Sea, ...

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BOEM to Discuss Atlantic OW and Protected Species

U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold a workshop on Atlantic offshore wind activities and marine ...

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Vattenfall Tables Thanet Extension Plans

Vattenfall has started developing a proposal for an extension to the existing and operational Thanet offshore wind ...

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Spain Getting Ready for Renewable Energy Tender

In the first quarter of 2017, the Spanish Government will carry out a new renewable energy tender and has ...

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China Sets Aside USD 361 Billion for RE Projects

China plans to invest CNY 2.5 trillion (USD 361 billion) in renewable energy projects by 2020, according to the ...

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Atlantic City Wind Farm Project Loses Government Funding

U.S. offshore wind developer Fishermen’s Energy has lost government funding for its 24MW Atlantic City Wind ...

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Offshore ReWIND: The Most Read News in 2016

The Offshore WIND editorial staff wish our readers a happy and prosperous New Year! May it be at least as eventful ...

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Top News of 2016 – Editors’ Picks

The editorial team at Offshore WIND have compiled a list of what we thought were the most important developments ...

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Top News of the Week, 26-31 December 2016

GeoSea Installs First Foundation at Galloper Offshore marine engineering specialist GeoSea installed the first of ...

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2016: When Great Things Happened

We are leaving what has arguably been the best year for offshore wind so far with a hope that the one ahead of us ...

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East Anglia THREE Step Closer to Development Consent

The UK Planning Inspectorate has completed the examination of the application for an order granting development ...

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Taiwan Pushes West Coast Wind Farms Further Offshore

Taiwan’s Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) has issued a set of regulations to minimise the impact ...

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Italy Approves Fixed Price Tariff for First OW Project

Italy’s renewable energy agency Gestore dei Servizi Energetici (GSE) has awarded a 30MW near shore wind ...

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BOEM Issues Guide to Offshore RE Authorization Process

US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has published a guide to help the public understand BOEM’s  ...

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Block Island Turbine Out of Action Until February

One of the General Elecetric’s (GE) Haliade turbines installed at America’s first offshore wind farm ...

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Scotland Warns GIB Privatisation Is Veering Off Course

Scotland’s Secretary for Economy Jobs and Fair Work, Keith Brown, has written to the UK Government to discuss ...

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Top News of the Week, 19 – 25 December 2016

S-2000 Hydrohammer Hammers Formosa 1 Monopiles Into Seabed IHC IQIP informed its S-2000 Hydrohammer was used to ...

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NOS Takes Delivery of M/V Defender

Denmark’s Northern Offshore Services AS (NOS) has taken delivery of the fifth in line of the D-Class series ...

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Ontario Sticks With Offshore Wind Ban

The government of Canada’s province of Ontario has extended the moratorium on offshore wind projects imposed ...

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Vattenfall Inks Danish Offshore Wind Contracts

Vattenfall and the Danish minister for Energy, Utilities and Climate, Lars Chr. Lilleholt, have signed the ...

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Swedish Offshore Wind Project Dead in the Water

The Government of Sweden has decided not to issue a permit to Blekinge Offshore AB for the construction of ...

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Taipower Plans 1,010MW of OW in Changhua County

Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) and Changhua County Government yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for ...

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New York Rallies Behind Deepwater ONE OWF

New York labor unions, civic and environmental organizations and elected officials hosted a rally outside of Long ...

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Fraunhofer IWES Secures Funds for OW Turbine Test Field

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) has awarded Fraunhofer IWES with an EUR 18.5 million ...

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EU Clears Germany's Renewable Energy Auctions Scheme

The European Commission has found amendments to the German Law on support to the production of renewable ...

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