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.

Ampyx Power Taking First Steps Towards MW-Scale Kite

Ampyx Power has partnered with DSM to develop a tether for its Airborne Wind Energy System (AWES) that is sized to ...

read more →

Ørsted Puts Focus on Sustainable East Coast Hub

Focus Consultants has won a contract to deliver sustainability services for Ørsted's East Coast Hub which is ...

read more →

Van Oord Selects Tekmar CPS for Borssele III & IV

Van Oord has selected Tekmar Energy's Cable Protection System (CPS) TekLink® Mechanical Latch for the Borssele III ...

read more →

FPP Testing Wave PTO System of Its Wind-Wave Machine

Floating Power Plant (FPP) has commenced the testing of the power take-off (PTO) system of its wave energy ...

read more →

LOC: Modern Tech Road to Cable Lay Risk Reduction

The latest technology developments could help reduce the risks in offshore wind cable laying operations, according ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

Esteyco Wraps Up Telwind Tank Tests

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

read more →

SBM Offshore Floater Ready for French Wind Farm

SBM Offshore's wind floater design, including its mooring system and featuring a commercially available offshore ...

read more →

China’s Goldwind Unveils 8MW Offshore Turbine Model

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

read more →

Van Oord and Ace Aquatec Form FaunaGuard Partnership

Van Oord and Ace Aquatec have formed a strategic partnership whereby the FaunaGuard, an acoustic device to protect ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

Sollatek to Keep Beatrice Onshore Substation Steady

Siemens has selected Sollatek to provide stabilisers for the Beatrice offshore wind farm's onshore substation.

read more →

GODESS Gets EU Funds

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

read more →

German-Danish Offshore Wind Link Comes to Life

The Kriegers Flak – Combined Grid Solution has reached another milestone after Germany's 50Hertz and Denmark's ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

BV, ORE Catapult to Develop 7MW Turbine's Digital Twin

Source: Bureau Veritas/ORE Catapult; Fifth Ring Bureau Veritas and the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult ...

read more →

Mingyang Delivers First Turbine for Guangdong OWF

China's Mingyang Wind Power has delivered the first MySE5.5/7.0MW semi-direct drive wind turbine platform to be ...

read more →

Cobra Floats 9.6MW Units as Kincardine Starts Delivering

The floating wind turbine installed on the Kincardine wind farm offshore Scotland has started delivering power to ...

read more →

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, ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

Guidance Marine Scans SOV Scene

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

read more →

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 ...

read more →

WoodMac: Asia-Pacific OW Capacity to Rise 20-Fold by 2027

Asia-Pacific's offshore wind capacity will rise 20-fold to 43GW in 2027 according to new research from global ...

read more →