Rising Foundation Installation and Construction Risk

Within the offshore wind industry, there has been a relentless and necessary drive towards cost reduction and commercialization of offshore wind.

Norway to Open Two Offshore Wind Areas This Autumn

Norway plans to open two new areas for floating offshore wind on the Norwegian Continental Shelf this autumn, the ...

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SCC Seeks Public Voice on Virginia Offshore Wind Project

The Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) has scheduled a hearing to obtain public testimony on Dominion ...

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EC Working on Unified H&S Standards for Wind Farms

European Commission's Directorate-General for Energy is seeking technical support to examine the potential for ...

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Rhode Island Governor Shares Offshore Wind Vision

Rhode Island's Governor Gina Raimondo has announced her Vision for Rhode Island’s Clean Energy Future – a ...

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New York to Study European OW Transmission Models

New York power agencies and partners have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to conduct a study of successful ...

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BEIS Nods to Streamlined Triton Knoll

UK's Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has approved the changes proposed by Triton ...

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EDF and Fishermen's Energy Seek New Jersey OWF Approval

EDF Renewables North America and Fishermen’s Energy have submitted a joint petition for approval of the Nautilus ...

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US Wants Cutting-Edge Offshore Wind Test Facilities

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has invited public comment on its Request for Information (RFI) regarding ...

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First Large-Scale US OWF to Lower Electricity Bills

The 800MW Vineyard Wind offshore wind farm will deliver electricity at a total levelized price of USD 65/MWh for ...

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Massachusetts Opens Door to More Offshore Wind

The Massachusetts House and Senate have approved a bill which could boost the state's target of installed and ...

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EU Says Yes to New Northwester 2 Joint Control

The European Commission has approved the acquisition of joint control by Parkwind and Summit Tailwind Belgium ...

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Icebreaker Gets Water Quality Certificate

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a Section 401 water quality certificate of approval to ...

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New York Zones In on Offshore Wind

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has called on the US Department of Interior to delineate and lease at least four new ...

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The Crown Estate Proposes 6GW Seabed Leasing Round

A new seabed leasing round in the UK could see a release of circa 6GW of offshore wind rights, the UK's seabed ...

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New Jersey Pitches Offshore Wind Energy Certificate Rule

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) has proposed a rule that would establish an offshore wind funding ...

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Virginia Hires BVG Associates as Offshore Wind Strategist

The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME) has selected BVG Associates to help develop strategies ...

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Ireland Sets Up Competitive Tendering Stage for Renewables

On Tuesday, 24 July, the Irish government approved a new scheme that will support renewable energy projects through ...

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UK Okays Norfolk Vanguard DCO Application for Check-Up

The UK Secretary of State has accepted for examination Vattenfall’s application for the development consent order ...

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Virginia Offshore Wind Pilot to Apply for SCC Approval

Virginia-based Dominion Energy plans to seek approval from the State Corporation Commission (SCC) for its proposed ...

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Thanet Extension DCO Application All Set for Examination

The UK Secretary of State has accepted for examination Vattenfall's application for the development consent order ...

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UK to Lay Out CfD Specs This Year

The UK government plans to set out the parameters of the next year's Contracts for Difference auction later this ...

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UK Charts Decade-Long Offshore Wind Path

The UK government has committed to opening the Contracts for Difference auctions for offshore wind every two years ...

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US: DOE Makes USD 6 Million Available for Advanced Wind R&D

U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Wind Energy Technologies Office (WETO) has announced a funding opportunity for ...

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Industry: German Govt's 2030 Target Achievable with More OW

German offshore wind industry has urged the country's government to ramp up its offshore wind energy game if it ...

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Belgians Bundle Offshore Wind Projects

Developers of the Mermaid and the Seastar wind farms in the Belgian North Sea have merged the two projects into one ...

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ScottishPower Renewables and Aveillant on OW Radar Watch

ScottishPower Renewables has partnered with Cambridge-based Aveillant, part of the Thales Group, to test a new ...

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Barbados to Gauge (Floating) Offshore Wind Potential

The government of Barbados has invited expressions of interest for a wide range of studies that would ultimately ...

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