Offshore Wind Breaks Record in Europe

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Offshore wind turbines spinning off the European countries’ coasts generated 264 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity yesterday, 2 October, according to WindEurope’s Daily Wind data.  Read the complete article here. Source: http://www.offshorewind.biz

EU Offshore Wind on the Right Track Towards 2020

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After a likely record year in 2017 with 14GW, offshore wind energy in Europe continues its growing process with expectations that it will reach 25GW by 2020. Read the complete article here. Source: http://www.offshorewind.biz

Offshore Wind Demonstrates Unprecedented Cost Cuts

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After the UK government awarded three offshore wind projects with Contracts for Difference (CfDs), RenewableUK and Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult commented on the news, highlighting the major decline in the cost of offshore wind. Link: http://www.offshorewind.biz

BNEF: 237MW of Floating Offshore Wind by 2020.

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The world could see as much as 237MW of floating offshore wind capacity installed by 2020, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). Read the complete article here. Source: http://www.offshorewind.biz.

Auction of New York Offshore Wind

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On the 15th of December the US Bureau of Ocean and Energy Management (BOEM) has auctioned 320 km2  of the offshore land of New York. Some of the companies participating to the event are DONG Energy, Innogy, Iberdrola’s Avangrid Renewables, … Read More

A good news for the FOWTs!

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At the beginning of November the French government has selected WindFloat as its first pilot project dealing with floating offshore wind turbines. WindFloat is a project that has been developed from several international actors that will finally test their concept … Read More