Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm secures green light for its marine licence

Seagreen will start work on 110 kilometre-long export cable connecting 36 offshore wind turbines to the UK grid

Dogger Bank C signs power purchase agreements

Centrica and Shell Energy are among the companies that have signed deals to buy power generated by Dogger Bank

‘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

BASF finalises purchase of 49.5% stake of ‘world’s largest’ offshore wind farm

The chemicals firm will use the electricity from the wind farm for its European production facilities

Vattenfall to sell stake in the ‘world’s largest’ offshore wind farm for €300m

German chemicals giant BASF has bought the 49.5% share in the project

UK’s electricity generation from wind ‘soared 715% since 2009’

An estimated 75,610GWh of electricity was generated from offshore and onshore wind last year, official data shows

SSE unleashes £2bn for low carbon projects this year

The raft of spending forms part of a total investment of £7.5bn that the energy company plans to make by 2025

RWE becomes majority stakeholder in 400MW Rampion offshore wind farm

The company now holds a 50.1% stake in the wind farm, which is already being operated by RWE Renewables

Government greenlights Ørsted’s Hornsea Three offshore wind farm

The 2.4GW project is predicted to power the average daily needs of more than two million UK households

Danish Energy Agency greenlights Vattenfall’s 350MW offshore wind plans

The two new offshore wind farms are forecast to increase Danish electricity production from wind turbines by around 10%