The medical challenges of offshore operations

As offshore projects move further out to sea, crew and personnel transfer times lengthen, requiring medical care to be available in situ in the event of an emergency.

France Reduces Feed-In Tariffs for 6 Offshore Wind Projects

France has re-negotiated feed-in tariffs for six previously approved offshore wind projects with a combined ...

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Fugro Starts French Offshore Wind Survey Campaign

Fugro has started a geotechnical survey campaign on the 480MW Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm in France.

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24Sea Forms French Connection with Innosea

Belgian structural monitoring specialist 24Sea has established an exclusive cooperation agreement with French ...

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ABS Group Wins French Floater Certification Contract

A consortium comprising ENGIE, EDP Renewables and Caisse des Dépôts has awarded ABS Group with a contract to ...

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EOLINK Floating Prototype Goes Into Operation

EOLINK anchored and connected its 1/10 scale 12MW floating wind turbine prototype to the French grid on 19 April.

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SER: France to Decide on Six OW Projects Within Days

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will decide on the fate of the six already approved offshore wind projects ...

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French State Council Rejects Appeal Against Fécamp OWF

The Council of State, a high administrative court in France, has rejected the appeal of several associations ...

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French Senate Rejects Offshore Wind Renegotiation Proposal

The French Senate has voted against a proposed amendment which would allow the government to renegotiate the ...

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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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