Crown Estate expands wind farm capacity amid space concerns

The Crown Estate has made adjustments to its plans in the Celtic Sea to address space concerns, reducing the number of project sites from four to three while increasing the total capacity to 4.5GW

Government rejects proposal to increase floating offshore wind capacity target

Officials stated that further targets beyond 2030 should be considered carefully to account for the development of emerging technologies

Floating offshore wind, “biggest investment opportunity” in Wales

The government has been urged to provide “urgent clarity” to turbocharge efforts in floating offshore wind

EDF snaps up one of world’s largest floating wind projects

The project is designed to align with the progressive retirement of the ageing coal‐fired power stations in the region

First power produced at ‘world’s largest’ floating wind farm

Hywind Tampen will have a total capacity of 60MW and will provide around 35% of the electricity demand of the Gullfaks and Snorre oil and gas fields

Japan’s TEPCO to buy Scottish floating offshore wind developer

It is the Japanese company’s first investment in overseas wind power

US announces new floating offshore wind target

The Biden-Harris Administration has pledged to build 15GW floating offshore wind by 2035

‘World’s largest’ floating wind farm suffers delay due to steel supply bottlenecks

Equinor’s wind farm will supply electricity to oil and gas facilities

Crown Estate unveils sites that could host floating wind projects

Five ‘areas of search’ in the Celtic Sea will be offered for new projects next year

RWE and Bourbon partner for French floating offshore wind auction

They have signed a partnership agreement and applied to be selected as eligible bidders for the A06 tender, under which two sites for floating offshore wind will be developed