DONG Energy explores offshore wind potential in Isle of Man

DONG Energy is to investigate the potential for an offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. It signed an agreement with the Isle of Man Government which has allowed the energy firm to explore an area of around 12 miles off the coast of the island to decide if is suitable for the project. It will […]

Tidal pull of green energy for Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is charting a course for wind and tidal energy supplies after picking its preferred partners for new projects. Danish-owned DONG Energy is to develop an offshore wind farm within the 12-mile limit of the isle’s territorial sea. Dutch tidal turbine makers at Tocardo Tidal Energy are partnering with locally registered firm […]

Centrica and Dong unveil offshore plans in the Irish Sea

UK utility firm Centrica and Danish company Dong Energy have announced plans to develop a 2.2GW offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. The Rhiannon wind project is expected to have between 147 and 440 turbines and if the maximum number of turbines and capacity are built, the machines will be 5MW. Reports suggests currently […]