How to Commercialise Floating Offshore Wind?

Floating offshore wind may still be in the demonstration phase, but investors are already eyeing the vast new markets the technology will open.

New Jersey Solidifies Offshore Wind Commitment

New Jersey's Governor Phil Murphy has signed the A-3723 – the Renewable Energy bill which codifies the goal of ...

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BOEM Extends New York Bight Comment Period

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has extended the comment period for information and industry ...

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Dutch Investigate Future Offshore Wind Links

Arcadis and Pondera Consult will carry out a strategic study into the various possibilities to transport the energy ...

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MHI Vestas 9MW Platform to Be Typhoon-Ready in 2020

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has confirmed that its 9MW turbine platform will be typhoon ready in 2020, in time for all ...

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Norwegian Oil and Gas Project to Run on Offshore Wind?

Norwegian oil and gas major Aker BP has tabled a proposal to power the NOAKA project on the Norwegian Continental ...

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Vineyard Wind Submits Draft Environmental Impact Report

US offshore wind developer Vineyard Wind has submitted a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) with state ...

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California and Denmark Sign Offshore Wind MoU

The California Energy Commission and the country of Denmark have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on ...

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New York Puts $5M Up for Grabs for Metocean Data Collection

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to ...

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New Study Puts Offshore Wind Rough Riders Into Focus

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is coordinating a study on the psychological and physiological ...

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GWEC: Offshore Wind Spreading Like Wildfire

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has released its Global Wind Report: Annual Market Update, showing a maturing ...

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Parkwind Joins Belgian Power-to-Gas Venture

Belgian offshore wind developer Parkwind has teamed up with green energy producer Eoly, part of Colruyt Group, and ...

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Denmark to Table 800MW Offshore Wind Project

An 800MW offshore wind project is part of the Danish government's coming energy proposal, the country's Energy, ...

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Study: Seabirds Steer Away From Offshore Wind Turbines

The risk of seabirds colliding with offshore wind turbines is less than half of what would be expected based on ...

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Vattenfall Picks OceanWise Marine Maps

Vattenfall has procured OceanWise's Raster Charts XL (eXcluding Land) as a Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) for Northern ...

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Scots 'Call-in' Inch Cape Onshore Planning Application

The Scottish government has called-in Inch Cape Offshore Limited’s application for planning permission in principle ...

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Bay State Wind Offers Environmental Grants

Massachusetts-based offshore wind developer Bay State Wind plans to provide more than USD 2 million in grants for ...

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Fraunhofer IWES to Test Soil in German Offshore Wind Zones

The German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) has selected Fraunhofer IWES, among others, to conduct ...

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Ørsted to Power Northumbrian Water

Ørsted has signed a contract with Northumbrian Water under which the UK water company will power all of its 1,858 ...

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BOEM Investigates US Atlantic Coast Offshore Wind Potential

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is conducting a high-level assessment of all waters offshore the US ...

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BOEM to Carry Out Vineyard Wind Environmental Review

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has announced a Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental ...

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Ørsted Gets Positive Feedback on Hornsea Two OSS Application

UK governmental agencies, conservation organisations and companies have responded positively to Ørsted's ...

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Dutch Unveil 11.5GW by 2030 Offshore Wind Roadmap

The Dutch government has presented the Offshore Wind Energy Roadmap 2030, setting out plans for the development of ...

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IHCantabria Testing East Anglia ONE Scour Protection Options

The Environmental Hydraulics Institute of Cantabria (IHCantabria) is carrying out an experiment campaign to ...

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Aquila Capital Targets Offshore Wind with EUR 750M Fund

German investment company Aquila Capital has launched a EUR 750 million fund primarily seeking investments in ...

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CROWN Project Developing Self-Healing Foundation Coatings

LICengineering is managing a CROWN project which is developing advanced metallic coatings with potential ...

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Scour Prevention Systems Secures US Patent for SPM

Scour Prevention Systems has won a full US patent for its Scour Prevention Mattresses (SPM), designed to protect ...

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Katanes Wind-Wave Demo Could Start Producing by 2022

The Katanes wind-wave project located off Caithness and  Sutherland in the north of Scotland could deliver first ...

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