Could floating wind turbines power Equinor’s oil fields?

It is exploring the possibilities of directly connecting a wind farm to the Gullfaks and Snorre platforms

Scotland green lights floating wind farm

The Scottish Government has granted planning consent for a floating offshore wind farm. Kincardine Offshore Windfarm Limited’s 50MW project will be located around 15km south east of Aberdeen. It will include eight turbines, which will generate enough electricity to power almost 56,000 homes as well as help reduce 94,500 tonnes of carbon emissions every year. […]

Scotland okays world’s largest floating wind farm

The Scottish Government has given the green light for a floating wind farm. The Hywind project is said to be the largest of its kind in the world once completed. It will be located off the coast of Peterhead and will consist of five turbines. They will have a capacity of 6MW each which are […]

Floating wind turbines unite Britain and the States

Floating wind turbines are uniting Britain and the United States as they agree today to collaborate in developing the new floating wind technology. The turbines are designed to generate power in deep waters currently off limits to conventional turbines but where the wind is much stronger. The deal kicks off a week of talks about […]