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.

OW a Global Multi Billion-Pound Chance for UK Companies

The UK and export market for offshore wind products and services provided by UK-based firms is expected to be worth ...

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Poland’s Full Offshore Wind Potential Still Unknown

Poland has the highest unidentified offshore wind potential in the Baltic Sea, Janusz Gajowiecki, President of the ...

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Denmark Probing New Offshore Wind Sites

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) has contracted COWI A/S to screen parts of the North and Baltic Seas to find new ...

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DNV GL Welcomes HVDC Gas Insulated Switchgear Prototype

DNV GL has completed the installation of the 320kV high-voltage direct current gas insulated switchgear (GIS) ...

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South Carolina: OW Could Bring over 800 Annual Jobs

The offshore wind industry could support an annual average of 847 jobs in the U.S. state of South Carolina through ...

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Ørsted Shares Big Data on Big Turbines with Technical Unis

Ørsted will start sharing data with technical universities from the Westermost Rough wind farm featuring 6MW ...

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MHI Vestas Breaks Double-Digit Ceiling with 10MW Turbine

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has made it official - its V164 turbine platform has broken the double-digit barrier and ...

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Current Port Infrastructure Hampers Floating Wind (Report)

The development of floating offshore wind will be held up by the limitations of current port infrastructure, a ...

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Brittany Region and wpd Sign Floating Wind Pact

Offshore wind developer wpd and the Brittany Region have signed an agreement to promote the development of floating ...

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Virginia Primed For Offshore Wind Top Spot (Report)

Virginia's unique infrastructure and geographical advantages are key to developing 2GW of offshore wind by 2028 and ...

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K2 Acquires Portuguese Floating Wind Specialist

The renewables engineering consultancy K2 Management has agreed to acquire independent energy engineering ...

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DNV GL Writes New Rules on Floating Wind

International certification body DNV GL has issued a revised standard for the design of floating wind turbine ...

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ORE Catapult Invites UK Unis to Join Powertrain Research Hub

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is seeking to collaborate with UK-based universities to accelerate ...

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OGA: Gas-to-Wire Concept Boosts Offshore Power Output

A partnership between gas platforms and wind farms could see more power generated - maximising both gas production ...

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Schneider Tailors Switchgear Offering to Suit Offshore Wind

Schneider Electric is launching a new 72.5kV variant of its WI switchgear range, developed to optimise the design, ...

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Siemens Gamesa 8MW Prototype Up and Running

Siemens Gamesa has installed and commissioned the first prototype of the SG 8.0 167 DD offshore wind turbine ...

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MHI Vestas Receives WindFloat Atlantic Order

The WindPlus consortium has signed a firm order with MHI Vestas to provide three V164-8.4 MW turbines for the ...

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J-POWER and ENGIE Form Offshore Wind Bond

Tokyo-based Electric Power Development Co., Ltd. (J-POWER) and ENGIE have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...

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UK and China Bolster Offshore Wind Ties

The UK’s Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is partnering with China’s Tus-Wind to establish the TUS-ORE ...

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Ingeteam Targets Next-Gen Turbines with New Converter

The Spain-based Ingeteam has developed a new medium voltage power converter for offshore wind turbines with the ...

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Study Takes Stock of Fish Spawning Sites Offshore UK

A revised technique for mapping the spawning sites of Atlantic herring in the UK has been developed which will ...

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Van Oord and Eneco on North Sea Biodiversity Mission

Van Oord and Eneco, together with the North Sea Foundation and the Natuur & Milieu organization, are launching the ...

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Catapult's Levenmouth Turbine Secures Lifetime Extension

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has secured a ten-year extension for operating its 7MW Levenmouth ...

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Novel Subsea Cable Monitoring System Passes EMEC Test

A new system for monitoring subsea cables in the offshore renewables sector has completed tests at the European ...

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GDG Wraps Up Sediment Dynamics Study in Irish Sea

Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions (GDG) has completed a sediment dynamics study in the Irish Sea, which included a ...

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GMI: Offshore Wind Turbine Market to Top $16b by 2024

The offshore wind turbine market is expected to value more than USD 16 billion by 2024, according to the latest ...

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US DOE Backs NREL's Floating Wind Projects with USD 650,000

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded USD 650,000 to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for ...

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