Government consults on support for marine renewables

It will examine how the UK can ‘build back greener’ through marine renewable energy projects, including floating offshore wind farms, tidal stream and wave energy

Total wins seabed rights for 96MW floating wind project off Wales

Blue Gem Wind, a joint venture between the oil giant and Simple Blue Energy, plans to install a 96MW project in the Welsh waters of the Celtic Sea, 44 kilometres from shore

ENGIE and EDP Renewables team up to create Ocean Winds

The new company, headquartered in Madrid, will act as the exclusive investment vehicle of both companies for offshore wind energy opportunities worldwide

Oil and gas and renewable tech firms form Energy Transition Alliance

The Alliance is a collaboration between the Oil & Gas Technology Centre and the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult

Iberdrola to launch floating wind demos in Norway and Spain

The innovative projects will be tested in the North Sea and the Canary Islands

‘World’s biggest’ undersea tidal energy hub lands £1.5m grant from Scottish Government

Funding will be used for the development of company’s 80MW subsea hub in the Pentland Firth off Northern Scotland and will allow 40 tidal turbines to be connected to a single power export cable

Floating wind tech winners to share a slice of £1m funding

Eight winners of a Scottish Government-funded floating wind competition have been announced, including businesses behind a 3D-printed anchor and a self-charging mooring line

ENGIE and EDPR sign off on offshore wind joint venture

The two companies are combining their offshore wind assets and project pipeline, starting with 1.5GW under construction and 3.7GW under development

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