Offshore Wind Zero-Subsidy Bids

Will Offshore Wind Zero-Subsidy Bids Become the ‘Norm’?

Poland Sets 8GW by 2035 Offshore Wind Goal

Poland plans to develop 8GW of offshore wind energy in the Baltic Sea by 2035 and will soon pass a law to this ...

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Japan Takes Another Stab at Offshore Wind Bill

The Japanese Cabinet has re-introduced a bill promoting commercial use of offshore wind to the 197th extraordinary ...

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France Approves Operation of Round 2 Wind Farms

The French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition has authorized the operation of two offshore wind ...

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Revised UK CfD Scheme Coming by Year-End

The UK government plans to publish its final policy decisions on changes to the Contracts for Difference(CfD) ...

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Ireland: KPMG Makes Case for More Ambitious OW Approach

Ireland is the only European Union country with an Atlantic coastline that is not developing its offshore wind ...

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Chinese Go on UK Offshore Wind Tour

Chinese politicians and business people are looking to the Humber as they forge ahead with plans for 68GW of ...

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Virginia SCC Reluctantly Nods to Offshore Wind Demo

The State Corporation Commission (SCC) of Virginia has approved a prudency petition from Dominion Energy Virginia ...

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Industry Shows Interest in Dutch Zero-Subsidy OW (Interview)

The Dutch government did not just single-handedly decide to go forward with zero-subsidy tenders, serious ...

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Eyemouth Chopper Base Cleared for Takeoff

Eyemouth Harbour Trust has secured planning permission for the construction of a helicopter access facility ...

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Crown Estate Opens OW Market Engagement Window

The Crown Estate has invited registration for a second market engagement event for a potential new offshore wind ...

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Offshore Wind Stars in New South Korea-Denmark Agreement

Denmark and South Korea have entered into a renewable energy cooperation agreement that particularly focuses on ...

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Korea Floats Solar-Offshore Wind Combo Project

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has announced a 4GW solar-offshore wind complex with the Saemangeum reclaimed ...

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Dutch Commission Report on OW Employment Needs

International recruitment company Atlas Professionals has won a tender to produce an in-depth report for the ...

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French Offshore Wind Farm Gets Papers in Order

The French Vendee Prefecture issued authorizations for the construction of the 496MW Iles d’Yeu et de Noirmoutier ...

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BOEM Schedules South Fork Talks

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold public meetings in early November to help inform the ...

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New York to Host Offshore Wind Supplier Forum

The New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA) is organising a New York Offshore Wind ...

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Barnstable Council Nods to Vineyard Wind Link

The Barnstable Town Council voted unanimously to approve a transmission cable at Covell’s Beach that will connect ...

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UK Round 2 Offshore Wind Projects Pass First Milestone

The three offshore wind projects selected in the UK's second Contracts for Difference (CfD) allocation round have ...

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South Fork EIS Procedure Gets Underway

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will publish a Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact ...

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California Steps Closer to First Offshore Wind Lease Auction

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has issued a Call for Information and Nominations to identify ...

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BOEM Sets Massachusetts Offshore Wind Lease Auction Date

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold the next offshore wind auction offering nearly 390,000 ...

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UK Offshore Wind Proves a Hot Ticket

The UK offshore wind leasing Round 4 could be launched in the early part of 2019, maintaining a pipeline of ...

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Offshore Fleet Cleared to Join Danish Tonnage Tax Scheme

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules the extension of the existing Danish tonnage tax ...

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Dutch OW Tender Pushed to January 2019, No-Subsidy Round 1st

The tender for the Hollandse Kust (zuid/south) Sites III and IV will be opened for applications in January 2019 ...

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Ofgem Tenders Major Offshore Transmission Links

UK energy market regulator Ofgem is opening a tender for owning the electricity transmission links to three ...

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French Region Seeks More Offshore Wind

The regional council of Pays de la Loire in France is opening consultations for new offshore wind areas.

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The Crown Estate Nods to Eight Offshore Wind Sequels

The Crown Estate has completed its initial assessment of offshore wind extension applications in UK waters, ...

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