The Offshore Wind Industry’s Urgent Need

The offshore wind industry is developing rapidly. Last year, the use of wind energy grew with 19% in the EU.

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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Siemens Gamesa, Ørsted Ink 1st US Offshore Wind Turbine Deal

Ørsted and Siemens Gamesa have signed a subcontract to supply wind turbines for the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind ...

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Ørsted Stays on Upward Path

Ørsted reported DKK 1.8 billion (EUR 241.5 million) profit from offshore wind farms in the second quarter of 2018, ...

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Siemens Gamesa Signs 10 Offshore Wind MoUs in Taiwan

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy signed ten Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with a range of suppliers during the ...

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Trianel On Guard Watch

Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum II GmbH has issued a tender for the provision of a guard vessel during the ...

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ASM Industries Adds WindFloat Atlantic to Its Checklist

ASM Industries has secured a contract to manufacture and supply two complete foundations for the WindFloat Atlantic ...

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Mitsui Seals Taiwanese Offshore Wind Deal

Tokio-headquartered Mitsui & Co., Ltd.has completed all necessary procedures to enter into a definitive agreement ...

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Siemens Gamesa, Van Oord Partner Up on Windpark Fryslân

Windpark Fryslân B.V. has selected the consortium of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and Van Oord as the preferred ...

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Prysmian Reels In Hornsea Two Cable Contract

Ørsted and Prysmian Group have signed a contract to supply submarine inter–array cables for the world’s biggest ...

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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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Navantia Building Windfloat Atlantic Floating Foundation

Navantia has begun manufacturing a floating foundation for the Portuguese WindFloat Atlantic project at the Fene ...

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TIPC and Changhua Strike Up Offshore Wind Partnership

Taiwan International Ports Corp. (TIPC) and the Changhua County Government have signed an agreement to jointly ...

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RanaWorks to Debut on German Offshore Wind Farm

RanaWorks – a joint venture company set up between Italian RANA Diving SpA and Dutch Workships Contractors BV in ...

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GE Orders Merkur SOV

GE Renewable Energy has contracted Bernhard Schulte Offshore to provide a new-build service operation vessel (SOV) ...

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ORE Catapult Seeks Turbine Bearing Test Facility Builders

UK's technology innovation and research centre for offshore renewable energy, Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) ...

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Windpark Fryslân Awards Export Cable Installation Contract

Dutch contractor Visser & Smit Hanab, part of Volker-Wessels, has won a contract to install power cables that will ...

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BOWL Hires GMH for Davit Crane Commissioning

Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Limited (BOWL) has awarded a contract to Granada Material Handling (GMH) to ensure all ...

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POSH Kerry Scoops First Taiwanese Offshore Wind Work

POSH Kerry Renewables, a joint venture between the Singapore-based PACC Offshore Services Holdings (POSH) and ...

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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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3sun Group Nets East Anglia One Contract

3sun Group has secured a contract to service the construction phase of the East Anglia One offshore wind farm from ...

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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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China: Longyuan Zhenhua Nets Two Offshore Wind Deals

Jiangsu Longyuan Zhenhua Marine Engineering (Longyuan Zhenhua) has signed two new offshore wind contracts in China, ...

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E.ON Hires TÜV SÜD Inspectors

E.ON Climate & Renewables has hired TÜV SÜD to carry out inspections on the Amrumbank West wind farm in the North ...

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India Schedules Meetings with Offshore Wind Developers

India's Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) will meet with the companies and the consortia which expressed ...

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OHT Orders Offshore Wind Foundation Installation Vessel

Norway's OHT has signed a contract with China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) in Jiangsu, China, for the ...

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Kriegers Flak to Power Healthcare Company and Bio Innovator

Global healthcare company Novo Nordisk and bio innovator Novozymes have signed a long-term Power Purchase Agreement ...

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First New York Offshore Wind Auction Set For Late 2018

The New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA) will procure approximately 800MW of offshore ...

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