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.

UK: Expro Sells Connectors & Measurements ...

Expro Sells Connectors & Measurements (C&M) Business

Arle Capital Partners today announces that portfolio company Expro International “Expro”, the international ...

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UK: SMart Wind, DONG Energy Propose HVAC and HVDC for ...

UK: SMart Wind, DONG Energy Propose HVAC and HVDC for Project One

DONG Energy requires full technical and economic flexibility to deliver against government targets for offshore ...

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UK: Preferred Location for Hornsea Zone Onshore ...

UK: Preferred Location for Hornsea Zone Onshore Converter Station

Following SMart Wind’s Phase 2 Consultation Events held between 8th and 17th November 2011 and subsequent ...

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Power Interconnectors to Help Balance UK’s ...

Power Interconnectors to Help Balance UK's Electricity System222

Construction of electricity links between Britain and its surrounding markets could be perceived as a solution for ...

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USA: Dominion Recommends Ocean Substations in Atlantic

USA Dominion Recommends Ocean Substations in Atlantic

One offshore substation platform with two 230,000-volt power lines is appropriate to transmit to shore every ...

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USA: Council of Narragansett Against Deepwater ...

Council of Narragansett Against Deepwater Wind's Transmission Line

Last Monday, the Town Council of Narragansett voted against the Deepwater Wind’s transmission line across ...

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UK: NNDC Approves Dudgeon Wind Farm Cable Corridor

UK: NNDC Approves Dudgeon Wind Farm Cable Corridor

North Norfolk District Council has approved a cable corridor that would connect the Dudgeon wind farm to the ...

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Germany: TenneT and Mitsubishi Sign LoI for Two More ...

TenneT and Mitsubishi Sign LoI for Two More Offshore Grid Connections

TenneT and Mitsubishi Corporation have signed a letter of intent to partner up in two more offshore grid ...

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Germany’s Green Energy Revolution Faces Risk

  German offshore wind revolution faces risk because of delays in connecting the turbines to the grid, reports ...

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UK: Forewind Signs Agreement for Three 1GW Grid Connections

Forewind Pens Agreement for Three 1GW Grid Connections

Forewind, development partner for the Dogger Bank offshore wind farm zone, has signed connection agreements with ...

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USA: ORPC Starts Installation of TidGen™ Power System

ORPC Starts Installation of TidGen™ Power System

ORPC recently announced that it will begin the installation of its first grid-connected, Commercial TidGen™ Power ...

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Windreich Welcomes TenneT’s Initiative to Speed ...

Windreich CEO Welcomes TenneT's Initiative to Speed Up Connection to German Electricity Grid

The CEO and the sole shareholder of Windreich AG, Willi Balz, welcomed the TenneT’s initiative to accelerate ...

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German Conference to Focus on Challenges and Future ...

German Conference to Focus on Challenges and Future Development of Offshore Cabling

One of the key elements in the successful construction of an offshore wind park is the skilful installation of ...

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BLME to Leas EUR 14 Million to Global Marine Systems (UK)

BLME to Leas EUR 14 Million to Global Marine Systems (UK)

Bank of London and The Middle East pic (BLME), the largest Islamic bank in Europe, has announced it signed a £14 ...

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Elia Releases Early Information Regarding Offshore Wind ...

   Elia has released early information regarding a contract for an offshore wind farms in North Sea. The ...

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DONG Energy Inks Framework Contract for Medium-voltage ...

DONG Energy Inks Framework Contract for Medium-voltage Submarine Cables With Nexans (Denmark)

DONG Energy, Fredericia (Denmark) and Nexans Deutschland have concluded a framework agreement for the delivery of ...

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Innogy Nordsee 1 Announces Invitation to Tender for ...

Innogy Nordsee 1 Announces Invitation to Tender for Offshore Wind Inter-Array Cables (Germany)

Innogy Nordsee 1 GmbH announced request for tender regarding preparation of the design, fabrication and supply of ...

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Cable Works at Walney 2 Progress In-spite of Bad Weather (UK)

Cable Works at Walney 2 Progress In-spite of Bad Weather (UK)

Despite the weather, it has been possible to energise the next cable string with eight turbines. Energizing the ...

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Cable Installation at London Array Faces Delay (UK)

Cable Installation at London Array Faces Delay (UK)

Cable installation at London Array, 1GW offshore wind farm, has been delayed as a result of the bad weather and ...

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ABB Builds Underground Cable to Help Integrate ...

ABB Builds Underground Cable to Help Integrate Large-scale Wind Power Projects (Sweden)

ABB, the global power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $160 million from Svenska ...

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London Array Substation up and Running (UK)

London Array Substation up and Running (UK)

In October 2011, the connection from National Grid’s substation to the Canterbury-Kemsley 400kV overhead power ...

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Ofgem to Set Transmission Charges for Power Generators ...

Ofgem is asking for industry views on proposals to change the formula to set transmission charges for power ...

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BOEM Announces Next Step Towards Mid-Atlantic Wind ...

BOEM Announces Next Step Towards Mid-Atlantic Wind Energy Transmission Line (USA)

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced that it is taking the next steps in the review for a potential ...

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Stemat 82 Completes Cable Installation at Walney 2 (UK)

Stemat 82 Completes Cable Installation at Walney 2 (UK)

All array cables, connecting the turbines with the Walney 2 offshore substation, have been safely placed on the ...

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nkt cables Lands EUR 20 Million Contract for Amrumbank ...

nkt cables Lands EUR 20 Million Contract for Amrumbank West Offshore Wind Farm (Germany)

nkt cables has entered a contract with E.ON Climate & Renewables Central Europe GmbH at a value of around € 20 ...

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Block Island Wind Farm Cable to Make Landfall in ...

The company developing the Block Island Wind Farm is Planning a 15-mile underground transmission line that would ...

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ABB to Invest USD 400 Million in High-voltage Cables ...

ABB to Invest USD 400 Million in High-voltage Cables Manufacturing Facility in Sweden

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will invest over $ 400 million to double the capacity of ...

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