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.

All Clear for Windpark Fryslân Construction

The Council of State dismissed eight objections filed against the final permits for Windpark Fryslân and thus ...

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Sumitomo and Parkwind Deepening Belgian Offshore Wind Ties

Belgium's Parkwind and Summit Tailwind Belgium, part of the Sumitomo Corporation, have submitted a notification of ...

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Belgian OWFs to See Ownership Change

The European Commission has approved the restructuring of ownership over the Seastar and Mermaid offshore wind ...

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Icebreaker Moves Through the System

The technical staff of Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) has published its Report of Investigation, recommending that ...

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US Court Imposes Maximum Fine on Sinovel

A US court in Wisconsin has sentenced Sinovel Wind Group, a Chinese manufacturer and exporter of wind turbines, for ...

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South Korean Government Unveils Offshore Wind Plans

South Korea's Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) has announced plans for setting up large-scale ...

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Denmark to Build Three More Offshore Wind Farms by 2030

Danish parliament unanimously voted in favour of a new energy agreement for the country on Friday, 27 June, which ...

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Vattenfall Submits Thanet Extension DCO Application

Vattenfall has submitted an application for the development consent order (DCO) for the Thanet Extension offshore ...

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UK Offshore Wind on the Rise in 2018 Q1

Electricity generated from offshore wind in the UK in the first quarter of 2018 was at 7.9TWh, marking a 53% ...

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Tidal Lagoon Rejected, Benchmarked with Offshore Wind

Enough offshore wind to match the power generation as a programme of tidal lagoons is currently estimated to cost ...

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US Discussing OCS Leasing Programme for Renewables

On 26 June, the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Natural Resources will hold a legislative hearing on a ...

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New York PSC Greenlights State Offshore Wind Plans

The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) has accepted an environmental review of policy options to ...

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Taiwan Awards Further 1,664MW of Offshore Wind Capacity

Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs has awarded further 1,664MW of offshore wind capacity to four wind farms ...

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India's Offshore Wind Call Attracts Big Names

India's first large-scale offshore wind project has attracted Expressions of Interest (EOIs) from some of the ...

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MEPA Seeks Supplemental Vineyard Wind EIR

The Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act Office (MEPA) has requested a supplemental filing to the Draft ...

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Turkey Invites Applications for 1.2GW Offshore Wind Project

Turkey's Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources will start accepting applications for the development of a ...

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French Offshore Wind Developers Eager to Move Forward

Developers behind the six French offshore wind projects for which the feed-in tariffs were recently re-negotiated ...

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France Reduces Feed-In Tariffs for 6 Offshore Wind Projects

France has re-negotiated feed-in tariffs for six previously approved offshore wind projects with a combined ...

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Scotland Backs Offshore Wind Innovation with GBP 2 Million

Scottish government has awarded some GBP 2 million in funding to Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA), ...

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India Sets 2022 and 2030 Offshore Wind Targets

India's Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has announced the country's medium and long-term targets for ...

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Crown Estate to Consult with Industry on New Leasing Round

As the Crown Estate is setting the stage for new offshore wind leasing, the authority governing the UK seabed will ...

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Sofia Gets Electricity Generation Licence

The UK Gas and Electricity Markets Authority has granted an electricity generation licence to Sofia Offshore Wind ...

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New York Takes Offshore Wind Lead

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority ...

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RVO.nl Seeks Hollandse Kust West Geophysical Surveyor

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl) has opened a tender for geophysical soil investigations at the Hollandse ...

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Dutch Issue Offshore Wind Assessment Call

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl) has released a call for an independent assessment of the wind resources ...

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EU Agrees On 32% by 2030 Renewables Target

The European Commission, the European Parliament and the European Council have made a political agreement on a ...

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Connecticut Joins Revolution Wind

The State of Connecticut has selected Deepwater Wind's 200MW Revolution Wind project under the recent Clean Energy ...

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