US offshore wind opportunities in 2018

The US offshore wind sector ended 2017 on a slightly ironic note.

Report: France to Renegotiate Round 1 and 2 OW Projects

The French government has submitted to the Senate a package of laws which includes a proposal to renegotiate the ...

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Subsea 7 Competing For French Offshore Wind Contracts

Subsea 7 is bidding on a tender to provide and install foundations for the Dieppe et Le Tréport and Iles d’Yeu et ...

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French Environmental Authority Affirms Saint-Brieuc Decision

France's Environmental Authority has dismissed an appeal against its recent decision that a new environmental ...

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French Agency for Biodiversity Okays Dieppe-Le Tréport

France's Agency for Biodiversity has given a favourable opinion, but with reservations, on the 496MW Dieppe-Le ...

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RTE Opens Dunkirk Offshore Substation Design Tender

Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE) is seeking a company to provide the basic design of an offshore substation ...

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France to Announce Dunkirk Tender Results in March

The results of the call for offshore wind tenders in the Dunkirk area in France will be released in March, ...

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EOLOS Nets French Floating Wind Contract with Quadran

Quadran Energies Marines, which is leading the consortium behind the EolMed floating wind project in France, has ...

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EOLINK Floater Readying For Sea Trials

The Bretagne-based startup EOLINK has secured funds to install and test a 1/10 scale floating wind turbine ...

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Rentel Makes Topside Travel Arrangements

Rentel NV will start the transport of the offshore transformer substation topside built for the 309MW ...

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French Floater Sparks Into Life

The 2MW Floatgen wind turbine, the first offshore and floating wind turbine to be installed off the French coast, ...

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New UK-France Interconnector Moves Forward

The IFA2 (Interconnexion France-Angleterre) interconnector attained all of the required UK statutory consents, and ...

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French Floating Wind Project Seeks State Permits

The project company Ferme Eolienne Flottante de Groix & Belle-Île (FEFGBI) and Réseau de Transport d'Electricité ...

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France to Put Offshore and Floating Wind On Fast Track

France will launch preliminary studies on the development of floating wind farms off Brittany and in the ...

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MMT Starts Aquind Interconnector Survey

MMT has begun the offshore geophysical survey of the proposed cable corridor between the landfall areas near ...

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French OW Developer Thinks Decommissioning Before FID

Danish consulting engineering company Niras has won a contract to set up a plan for decommissioning of two offshore ...

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Ideol Set to Inaugurate Fully Assembled Floatgen Turbine

Floatgen project partners are scheduled to inaugurate the 2MW floating wind turbine today, 13 October, after it was ...

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Siemens Gamesa D8 to Replace Adwen Turbines at French OWFs

Siemens Gamesa will deliver its 8MW offshore wind turbine (D8) for two projects off the French coast: Dieppe-Le ...

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Fugro Starts Geotechnical Survey at Saint-Brieuc OWF

Fugro has started a complete geotechnical survey campaign at the site of the 496MW Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm ...

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Celtic Interconnector Gets EUR 4 Million Financial Boost

A project to build an interconnector linking for the first time the French and Irish electricity systems will today ...

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Senvion Setting Stage for Floating Wind Debut

Engineers at Senvion are launching a study in the second quarter of 2017 to identify what technical modifications ...

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France Pre-Selects 10 Dunkerque Offshore Wind Bidders

France's energy regulator Commission de régulation de l'énergie (CRE) has pre-selected ten bids for the development ...

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