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.

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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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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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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 ...

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Royal IHC: Opportunities Abound in Emerging OW Markets

There is a huge amount of opportunities in the first and the second wave of emerging offshore wind markets, ...

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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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Ideol Secures EU Funds for Leadfloat Project

French floating offshore wind specialist Ideol has received a EUR 2.5 million grant from the European Commission ...

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Petrobras Starts UK Offshore Wind Tour

A delegation from the Brazilian multi-national oil and gas company Petrobras is visiting the North East England to ...

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Sandia Makes Case for Floating Vertical-Axis Wind Turbines

The larger scale of offshore wind turbines and improved materials indicate that the vertical-axis wind turbine ...

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TWD Brings Out the Hammock

The Netherlands-based Temporary Works Design (TWD) has introduced a Hammock monopile seafastening that is said to ...

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Vattenfall Nearshore Wind Farms to Keep Danish Grid Stable

Vattenfall's two new offshore wind farms, Vesterhav Syd and Vesterhav Nord, will be the first in Denmark to be ...

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How to Commercialise Floating Offshore Wind?

By Jon Harman, Head of Renewable Energy and Portfolio Director, New Energy Update Floating offshore wind may still ...

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German Grid Operators Detail Power-to-Gas Plans

The grid operators TenneT, Gasunie Deutschland and Thyssengas have put forward detailed plans for coupling the ...

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Artificial Intelligence SWARMs Offshore Wind

The EUR 17 million SWARMs European project is developing autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) which are expected ...

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MHI Vestas Boards Nautilus

EDF Renewables North America has selected MHI Vestas Offshore Wind as the preferred supplier for the Nautilus ...

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Adwen Prepares for Life of Service

Adwen GmbH will shut down the production and repair plant in Bremerhaven and close the sites in Bremen and Emden, ...

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Jan De Nul Orders Huisman Gripper

Jan De Nul Group has awarded Huisman with a contract for the delivery of a monopile gripper which will be installed ...

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Vuyk Floats Offshore Port Concept

A mobile offshore port concept being developed by Vuyk Engineering Rotterdam in combination with efficient ...

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Post-10MW Turbine Launch Interview with MHI Vestas

We have been living in a double-digit MW wind turbine era for several days now after MHI Vestas hit the market with ...

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Gicon Floater Completes Transport and Installation Tests

Gicon and the Endowed Chair of Wind Energy Technology at the University of Rostock (LWET) have conducted tank tests ...

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