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

Green light for €31m floating wind energy project in Ireland

A full-scale floating turbine is expected to be deployed at a test site by 2022

EU approves support for French floating offshore wind farms

Different technological solutions will be tested, with the goal of deploying them on a larger scale

Equinor to pursue floating wind projects in South Korea

It has partnered with Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) to jointly explore opportunities

Shell and innogy commit to €18m floating wind demo

The project is expected to help deliver significant cost savings compared to existing floating wind concepts

First power milestone for ‘world’s largest’ floating offshore wind farm

Located in Scotland, the test and demonstration project will have a total capacity of 50MW

Floating wind ‘could contribute £34bn to UK economy by 2050’

The industry is currently at an early stage of development – there are two operational test and demonstration scale projects in Scotland