Shell launches partnership for floating wind project in Ireland

The venture with Simply Blue Group aims to develop up to 1.3GW of floating wind capacity

‘World’s largest’ floating wind farm starts injecting green electricity into Scotland’s grid

The project could produce enough electricity to power more than 50,000 homes in Scotland

Trio team up to bid for floating offshore wind in Norway

RWE, NTE and Havfram have signed a collaboration agreement for joint participation in Norway’s tender process for floating wind in the Utsira Nord area

Norwegian Government pledges £6.9m for Ocean Grid offshore wind project

The project will develop new technology and solutions to enable a ‘profitable development’ of offshore wind, particularly looking at the way offshore wind will be connected to the grid

Floating offshore wind port cluster ‘could deliver £1.5bn boost to Scotland’

A new report estimates the forthcoming ScotWind leasing round could create 5,000 jobs a year

Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust invests €15m in Irish floating wind developer

The investment will help Simply Blue Group accelerate its expansion in Ireland, the UK and internationally

Trio form partnership for floating offshore wind in France

Called Océole, the joint venture will evaluate and work towards submitting bids in the upcoming floating offshore wind tenders held by the French Government

One of Europe’s ‘most innovative’ wind farms receives €570m backing

Arcadis Ost 1 wind farm will be built entirely using floating platforms, with the new technology expected to be more efficient on difficult seabeds than the jack-up vessels that have normally been used

Energy Transition Zone in Aberdeen gets £26m funding boost

The development is expected to directly support 2,500 green jobs by 2030, in addition to 10,000 transition-related jobs

Floating wind turbines go on a diet

GE and consulting firm Glosten have partnered to develop lighter floating wind turbines