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  • 26 September 2011

    WHEN you put them together, the ports scattered along the banks of Humber in the northeast of England get more shipping… (heraldscotland) [mappress] Source: heraldscotland, September 26, 2011

  • 13 March 2012

    Pursuing efforts to boost its oceanic economy, Zhanjiang is planning to take advantage of marine resources in the years to come, reports China Daily. This potential the sea has to offer is also recognized in terms of offshore wind power. For the purpose of utilizing the oceanic wind power, a plan has been introduced for […]

  • 12 March 2015
    Technology, Wind Farm Update

    EnBW and CWind announced today at EWEA 2015 in Copenhagen that their joint implementation of the first satellite communication system in remote management of temporary power supply in the offshore wind industry is successfully passing its test. The system is proving a resilient and effective means of supporting offshore construction during this winter period in […]

  • 28 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Green Marine Solutions (GMS) has opened a new office at the Scottish Enterprise Inovo building in Glasgow, Scotland, as it strives to harness the benefits of the offshore wind industry, Herald Scotland reports. The company is headquartered in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and the Glasgow base is now established to allow GMS to be in the place where […]

  • 4 March 2011

    Our vast renewable energy resources promise huge potential benefit for the Scottish economy. However, if we hope to seize the prize that is… By Gareth Parry(scotsman) [mappress]   Source: scotsman, March 04, 2011  

  • 31 May 2011

    Almost 3,000 MW of offshore wind energy capacity were brought on stream in Europe, particularly in the North Sea, in the last decade, while… By Ausra T. Antonov (powergenworldwide) [mappress] Source: powergenworldwide, May 31, 2011

  • 25 April 2012
    R&D, Technology

    Hydrodynamicists at Pelamis Wave Power have published a scientific paper that could have profound implications for the race to commercial production of wave energy converter machines, after proving the theoretical advantage of line absorbers over point absorbers. The paper entitled “Maximum wave-power absorption by attenuating line absorbers under volume constraints” is due to appear shortly in […]

  • 16 August 2017
    Authorities, Business & Finance

    Developers of the Bay St. George demonstration wind project off western Newfoundland, Canada, have met with the Mayors of Corner Brook, Burgeo, Deer Lake, Stephenville and Port Aux Basques to discuss the impact the offshore wind industry could have on the region.

  • 29 September 2011

    Helicopter operators are readying themselves to take advantage of the potentially lucrative offshore wind farm sector, as forecasts… (shephard) [mappress] Source: shephard, September 29, 2011

  • 2 August 2012
    Authorities, Business & Finance

    New Bedford sees offshore wind industry as one that can contribute to its employment rate increase. Following the growth in number of proposals for wind farms off the New England coast, the officials plan to make the city a hub for assembling and transporting wind turbines. New Bedford has been chosen in 2010 as a […]

  • 8 November 2013

    Terminal operator Cuxport has taken advantage of the booming offshore wind industry by becoming  a supply base for Regina Baltica, an accommodation vessel working for BARD Group over the last seven months. A variety of technicians and skilled workers were needed this year for the completion of  the BARD Offshore I wind park’s construction on […]

  • 25 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    The offshore wind development is taking firmer hold in the UK and as a result the Port of Sunderland has grabbed a peace of its own from this renewable energy pie. Namely, the Port of Sunderland’s business rose last month comparing to the same month in 2011 due to the increased offshore wind development in […]

  • 27 March 2011
    Business & Finance

    Ireland is being left behind in the development of offshore wind and marine generation, said Gregor Alexander, finance director of renewable…   By Doireann McDermott (siliconrepublic) [mappress] Source: siliconrepublic, March 28, 2011

  • 2 May 2012

    The Polish Environment Ministry and the State Geological Institute say that the most of the Baltic Sea area is rich in shale gas and reserves of aggregates. Therefore, it says that the area should be excluded from the offshore wind activity, according to Windpower Monthly. The Infrastructure Ministry has been reviewing applications from 59 investors that […]

  • 26 September 2013
    Training & Education

    Local unemployed people are benefiting from free places on a newly developed qualification offered by Maersk Training in Newcastle designed to help them take advantage of job opportunities in the thriving offshore wind energy sector. The Level 2 Diploma in Staying Safe in the Wind Turbine Environment (Onshore and Offshore) has been developed by Newcastle […]

  • 3 October 2012
    Authorities, Business & Finance

    Hull and East Riding councils are preparing to use the advantages that the Siemens’ planned Green Port Hull turbine assembly factory would bring. Namely, the two councils are set to organize a programme worth GBP 25.7 million for jobs and investment, as they expect confirmation of the project plans from Siemens. Their aim is to […]

  • 19 February 2013

    First Minister Alex Salmond has urged Scotland’s young people to join the country’s renewables revolution and take advantage of the “unparalleled opportunities” for employment being opened up in the sector. Speaking before a Strathclyde University event to mark the award of honorary degrees to six prominent energy figures, the First Minister said Scotland’s future industrialists […]

  • 25 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Offshore wind industry in the North East UK has been recognized by many companies as one which will play a huge role in the future energy mix. Therefore, the companies from the subsea industry are developing their businesses to follow the benefits of the offshore wind market. When it comes to supply chain, the region’s […]

  • 26 May 2011

    While many communities in Maine may have a firm reputation for being independent-minded, three midcoast towns are betting that it will be…   By Abigail Curtis (bangordailynews) [mappress] Source: bangordailynews, May 26, 2011

  • 16 February 2012
    Authorities, Business & Finance

    First Minister Alex Salmond thinks that independent Scotland could cash in GBP 30 billion from green energy over 20 years. He said that unparalleled energy resources would give Scotland a huge competitive advantage over the rest of Europe, reports The Guardian. The country has 25% of Europe’s tidal and offshore wind potential and 10% of […]

  • 1 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Jobs & Recruitment, Ports & Logistics

    Setting up a pre-assembly and logistics facility at BOW Terminal Vlissingen allows us to be closer to Dutch offshore wind zones where we see a potential pipeline of projects, Bo J. Bjerregaard, Director of Pre-Assembly & Logistics at MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, said.

  • 27 June 2011

    Liverpool’s Echo Arena BT Convention Centre will this week host a major conference for the renewable energy sector.   By Ben Ashton (liverpooldailypost) [mappress] Source: liverpooldailypost, June 27, 2011;

  • 15 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Taking advantage of the positive background of opening of gas pipeline Nord Stream and the statement of German Chancellor Angela… (abc) [mappress] Source: abc, November 15, 2011

  • 10 February 2011

    Australia seems like the perfect land to take advantage of renewable energy sources, such as solar power, on and offshore wind farms, … By David R. Braflowsky (renewableenergyspot) [mappress] Source: renewableenergyspot, February 10, 2011

  • 26 August 2010
    Operations & Maintenance

    Rømø Harbour is building quays and wharf space to take advantage of its good position in relation to the ever increasing number of offshore…   (denmark) [mappress] Source: denmark, August 26, 2010;

  • 20 January 2011

    The idea has been blowing around for years – building giant power-producing wind turbines off the North Carolina coast to take advantage of… By Gareth McGrath (starnewsonline) [mappress] Source: starnewsonline, January 20, 2011