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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Wind Industry's Future Depends on Policies and LCoE Gains

The global wind power industry added 52.4GW of capacity in 2016 and 627GW could be added from 2017 to 2026, as MAKE ...

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SPIC and Mingyang Ink Offshore Wind Cooperation Agreement

China's State Power Investment Corporation and Mingyang Electric Group have signed a strategic cooperation ...

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ZTT to Link EnBW Hohe See OWF to BorWin3

Transmission System Operator TenneT has awarded the Chinese power cables manufacturer ZTT with a contract to supply ...

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Renova Sets 560MW Yurihonjo Offshore Wind Project in Motion

Japanese renewable energy developer Renova plans to carry out a feasibility study on a 560MW nearshore wind farm ...

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Gardline and G.A.S. Jointly Tackle Taiwanese Offshore Market

Gardline and Global Aqua Survey (G.A.S) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to cooperate on offshore survey ...

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CECI, Wind Minds Team Up on Taiwanese OW Project

The Taiwanese company CECI Engineering Consultants and the Dutch consultancy Wind Minds signed a Memorandum of ...

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Bosch Rexroth to Give Japanese Jack-Up a Lift

Bosch Rexroth has received an order from GustoMSC to engineer, manufacture and commission a drive and control ...

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European Commission Clears Formosa 1 Deal

The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed acquisition of joint control ...

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Liebherr Wants More OW after Netting Orion Crane Order

Liebherr’s maritime manufacturing plant in Rostock, Germany, has been awarded a contract to supply a heavy-lift ...

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Highlights of the Month: February 2017

The Netherlands Opens Door to More Offshore Wind by 2023 The House of Representatives of the Netherlands has voted ...

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Jiangsu Hantong Cuts Steel for Wind Farm Installation Vessel

Chinese shipbuilder Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry has held a steel cutting ceremony for a jack-up wind farm ...

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China Okays ABB Medium Voltage Wind Turbine Converter

ABB’s PCS6000 medium voltage wind turbine converter has received product certification from the China General ...

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LM Wind Power Sees Near Ninefold Increase in Annual Profit

Danish blade designer and manufacturer LM Wind Power reported EUR 51.7 million net profit for the Fiscal Year 2016, ...

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Top News of the Week, 20 – 26 February 2017

Shell Eyes More Action in European Offshore Wind The Netherlands-based oil and gas giant, Shell, is looking to get ...

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Offshore Wind Driving 2017-2021 Subsea Cable Market Growth

Subsea cable demand will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7% over the 2017-2021 period, with the ...

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines to Take 5% Stake in Seajacks

Tokyo-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) today informed it plans to acquire a 5% share in Seajacks from Marubeni ...

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Hiab Cranes to Make Offshore Wind Debut in China

Load handling equipment manufacturer Hiab, part of Cargotec, has signed a contract to supply a minimum of 100 HIAB ...

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Danes Heading to Japan to Talk Offshore Wind

A group of Danish offshore wind industry investors, developers and manufacturers is heading to Japan to meet with ...

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Taiwan Reaffirms 20%-by-2025 Renewable Energy Target

Taiwan's government plans to phase out nuclear power plants and have an energy mix containing 50% natural gas, 30% ...

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KCI Extends Chinese Offshore Wind Contract Scope

Beijing-based Huadian Heavy Industries has extended KCI the Engineers' scope for the offshore wind contract awarded ...

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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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Global OW Capacity Reaches 14.4GW in 2016

2,219MW of installed offshore wind capacity was added worldwide in 2016, bringing the total to 14,384MW, according ...

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New Tender for 20 Putian Pinghai Bay II Turbines Launched

Fujian Zhongmin Offshore Wind Power Co. has issued a second call for tenders for the delivery of 20 wind turbines ...

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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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MHI Vestas Firmed Up 910MW Worth of Orders in 2016

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind secured four firm and unconditional orders totalling 910MW in capacity in 2016. The firm ...

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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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