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.

GE and ORE Catapult Partnership to Reduce Offshore Time

GE Renewable Energy and the UK’s Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult have formed a GBP 9 million four-year ...

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Esteyco Wraps Up Telwind Tank Tests

Spain's Esteyco has completed the extended tank testing campaign for its 5MW Telwind evolved spar floating turbine ...

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Northern California OW Potential to Go Under Scrutiny

The California Ocean Protection Council has awarded the Schatz Energy Research Center at Humboldt State University ...

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China’s Goldwind Unveils 8MW Offshore Turbine Model

Chinese wind turbine maker Goldwind has launched three newly-developed smart offshore wind turbines including a ...

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US OW R&D Consortium Presents First Roadmap

The U.S. National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium has launched its first roadmap aimed at ...

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DOE to Fund Push for 10MW+ Offshore Wind Turbines

The U.S Department of Energy (DOE) will fund the development of a lightweight, more efficient wind turbine ...

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GODESS Gets EU Funds

The European Union has awarded a EUR 1.4 million research grant to the GODESS (Global Optimal DEsign of Support ...

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Esteyco and Tecnalia Wade Into Deep Waters

Spain's Esteyco has teamed up with the Basque Research and Innovation Center Tecnalia to design a dynamic energy ...

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TEPCO Testing Japanese Seabed

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (TEPCO) has begun a seabed survey off the coast of Chiba Prefecture, Japan, ...

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OW Helps Germany Up Renewable Power Consumption Share

Renewable energy covered 38% of Germany’s gross electricity consumption in the first three quarters of 2018, an ...

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LM Wind Power Opens US Blade Technology Center

LM Wind Power has inaugurated a new Technology Center Americas facility to develop and test new techniques for ...

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SMAST Invites Fisheries to Assess Offshore Wind Impacts

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s School for Marine Science and Technology (SMAST) is hosting four ...

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Dutch Aim to Bring Back Reefs via Offshore Wind Farms

Van Oord has installed, in cooperation with the North Sea Foundation, the Natuur & Milieu organisation, and Eneco, ...

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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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UK OW Workforce Demand to More Than Triple by 2032

The requirement for workers in the UK offshore wind market is expected to increase from the current 10,000 to ...

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Vattenfall Issues Bird Watching Call

Vattenfall is set to invest in bird research at its European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC) in the ...

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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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OW Cables Provide GBP 13.6 Bn Opportunity by 2028

The global market for offshore wind array and export cables is forecast to be worth GBP 13.6 billion if all the ...

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Report Highlights Major Floating Wind Potential in UK

Floating wind could generate up to 17,000 jobs and GBP 33.6 billion of gross value added in the UK by 2050, ...

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Danes Take On Floating Foundations Challenge

DTU Wind Energy has teamed up with a number of Danish researchers and companies to optimise the design of floating ...

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Ørsted Starts Typhoon Watch Project in Taiwan

Ørsted has launched a Dual-doppler radar project in Taiwan to collect wind data to understand the dynamics of a ...

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Norwegians Talk Offshore Wind in Japan

Norway's Equinor and the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy met with Nippon Foundation in Tokyo to discuss ...

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Zero-Subsidy Projects Cannot Be Run as 100€/MWh Projects

The offshore wind industry cannot operate a zero-subsidy project in the same way as an EUR 100 per megawatt-hour ...

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Boskalis and Tekmar to Form Offshore Wind Partnership

Dutch company Royal Boskalis and UK-based Tekmar Energy have announced a framework agreement to support the global ...

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Guidance Marine Scans SOV Scene

Guidance Marine, part of the Wärtsilä group, has developed a new version of its targetless laser sensor which is ...

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Scots Lay BASE for Cost-Saving Blade Access System

Scottish company Span Access Solutions Ltd is developing a new way to access offshore wind turbine blades that ...

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Offshore WIND Conference: OSF Makes Case for Energy Islands

The Netherlands could have its first multifunctional energy island ready by 2025, Ernst van Zuijlen, Project ...

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