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Naval forges floating offshore wind project links
Naval Energies has inked a co-operation agreement with Hitachi Zosen Corporation to develop floating offshore wind energy projects.
Equinor forms consortium for Korean offshore wind venture
Equinor has announced plans to build the world’s largest floating offshore wind farm in South Korean waters.
More success for Vattenfall going Dutch
Vattenfall is to build a second subsidy-free offshore wind farm in the Netherlands after winning the tender for construction of the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) 3&4 project.
Vestas secures first EnVentus order
Vestas has secured the first firm order for wind turbines from its new EnVentus turbine platform.
Glennmont, TRIG expand their wind portfolios
Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has sold its stake in the 330 MW Gode Wind 1 offshore wind farm to two separate investment firms.
DTEK secures loans for Primorskaya phase 2
DTEK Renewables has reached financial close on €90 million to build phase II of the Primorskaya wind energy plant in Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya region.
Offshore wind has 200 GW potential globally
The global offshore wind energy sector has the potential to reach 200 GW of installed capacity by 2030, according to the Global Wind Energy Council.
Kitka secures EBRD backing
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is supporting Kosovo’s first wind farm with an €18 million loan.
Siemens gains offshore wind preferred supplier nomination in Japan
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received its first preferred supplier nomination for an offshore wind project in Japan.
Dunkirk auction result boosts offshore wind volumes in France
Bids to build a 600 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Dunkirk came in at a winning figure of below €50/MWh, the French government announced on 14 June.
Saint-Nazaire clears legal hurdle
EDF Renewables says it has secured all the permits required for the construction and operation of the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm after a French court rejected an appeal against...
Enercon and Enerjisa win huge wind contracts in Turkey
Enercon and Enerjisa are to build 1000 MW of onshore wind energy capacity in Turkey after winning contracts in the country’s latest YEKA renewables tender.
GIG kicks off Ulsan campaign
The Green Investment Group (GIG) has embarked on development of the Ulsan offshore wind farm with the installation of a floating LiDAR system off the coast of South Korea.
Massachusetts looks to double its offshore wind tally
The US state of Massachusetts could double its offshore wind energy targets following a report into the state’s offshore wind energy policies.
NKT completes Kriegers Flak milestone
NKT has completed commissioning of the 170 kV HVAC cable system for the 400 MW Kriegers Flak combined grid solution in the Baltic Sea.
Wpd achieves financial close on Yunlin
The 640 MW Yunlin offshore wind farm project, the first large multi-megawatt offshore wind project in Taiwan, has reached financial close.
Senvion restructures Borkum II deal
Troubled turbine maker Senvion has successfully restructured a deal to supply the hardware for the 200 MW Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum II offshore windfarm.
Revolution Wind contract approved
Plans for construction of a 400 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island, USA, have progressed with regulatory approval of a power sales contract.
New offshore wind task force
The UK's Offshore Wind Industry Council reports that a major programme of work has begun to ensure that the UK’s low-carbon energy system makes the best use of the large proportion...