South Korea to build huge floating offshore wind farm at East Sea gas field

The £23bn project is forecast to create 210,000 jobs

Equinor and Eni-led venture join forces for North Sea floating wind

Partners aim to apply for one of the areas earmarked by the Norwegian authorities

Crown Estate launches new floating wind leasing process for Celtic Sea

The leasing round will focus on projects of around 300MW

Hywind Scotland remains UK’s ‘best performing’ offshore wind farm

Developer Equinor says the floating offshore wind farm set a new record in the UK, with an average capacity factor of 57.1% in the 12 months to March 2020

Honey, I cloned the wind turbine!

Hexicon has partnered with Bechtel to introduce a twin-turbine floating foundation in British waters

UK announces £90m for energy storage, floating wind and biomass production

It has launched three new innovation challenges across those areas to help the UK transition to clean and green energy and tackle climate change

EMEC to explore floating wind and hydrogen opportunities in Scotland and France

Research will be carried out to understand the technical status of floating wind and hydrogen in the two countries and identify ways collaboration can be encouraged

US announces $14.5m for offshore wind environmental research

It will support research efforts to increase understanding of the environmental impacts of offshore wind, as well as projects that advance and validate tools to monitor and minimise impacts

Equinor and SINTEF to collaborate on offshore wind and marine solutions

The companies intend to develop offshore technology that will make future projects cheaper, more efficient and more predictable

Crown Estate seeks input on achieving 1GW of floating offshore wind by 2030

It is currently inviting views on the scale of the opportunity for floating wind in the UK and the likely pipeline of projects between now and 2030