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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...
Fortum to build its first Finnish large scale wind park
Fortum has made the investment decision to start the construction of the 90 MW Kalax wind park in Närpes, Finland.
Drones are checking Vestas blades
Vestas has selected a drone-based solution for a large-scale blades inspection programme in Scandinavia.
Vineyard Wind secures grid permit
Offshore wind energy developer Vineyard Wind has secured the permits required to connect its proposed 800 MW wind farm to the Massachusetts grid.
Nordex wins new order for Syvash wind farm
Nordex has received a follow-up order for the second phase of the Syvash wind farm in Ukraine.
Wood wins on Vineyard Wind
Wood has been awarded the role of technical advisor on Vineyard Wind, the first utility-scale offshore wind farm located off the coast of Massachusetts, USA.
EBRD returns to Poland’s wind sector
The EBRD has signed a loan agreement for a 220 MW wind farm in Poland, the first deal signed by the bank in the Polish wind sector for three years.
Vattenfall signs Netherlands wind farm PPA
Vattenfall has signed an agreement to purchase the energy generated by the repowered onshore wind farm Zeewolde in the Netherlands.
SGRE consolidates leading position in offshore wind – GlobalData assessment
Siemens Gamesa will supply turbines for two French offshore wind projects totalling nearly 1GW following GE's exit.
Orsted moves forward on Changhua projects, Taiwan
Orsted says it is to move ahead with development of two offshore wind farms in Taiwan after making a final investment decision on the projects.
Europe invests €27 billion in new wind farms
Europe invested a total of €27 billion in the construction of new wind farm capacity in 2018.
E.ON signs deal for Japanese offshore wind projects
E.ON has signed a co-operation agreement with Kyuden Mirai Energy to jointly develop offshore wind projects in Japan.
Massachusetts approves offshore wind deal
The US state of Massachusetts has approved the long-term offtake contracts for the proposed 800 MW Vineyard offshore wind farm.