Hywind floating offshore wind data to be shared with renewables sector

Supply chain businesses and academics can now access a pre-defined set of full-scale measurements from one of Hywind Scotland’s five turbines for free

Ireland invests €11m in energy research and development

One of the projects include exploring opportunities for floating offshore wind

Shell to buy French floating wind developer

The acquisition of EOLFI is subject to regulatory and ministerial approvals and is expected to be completed next month

Equinor awards NOK3.3bn contracts for floating offshore wind project

The Hywind Tampen development will consist of 11 wind turbines, with a total capacity of 88MW

Plans for ‘world’s biggest’ floating offshore wind farm in South Korea

Equinor, Korea National Oil Corporation and Korea East-West Power have formed a consortium for the project

CorPower Ocean and Simply Blue Energy hope to make waves in UK and Ireland

The companies aim to start producing and exporting wave power by 2024

Danish energy trading firm inks PPA with world’s first floating wind farm

Danske Commodities is owned by energy giants Equinor and Masdar

ENGIE and EDP to create offshore wind joint venture

They will combine their offshore wind assets and project pipeline, starting with a total capacity of 1.5GW under construction and 4GW under development

Businesses offered $7m for innovative offshore wind tech

Projects should aim to significantly reduce costs over the long term

New industry group floats offshore wind strategy

The group will meet regularly with the aim of providing a vision for large-scale deployment of floating wind farms in the UK