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%

Ørsted fully commissions ‘largest’ Dutch offshore wind farm

The Borssele 1 & 2 offshore wind farm has a total capacity of 752MW, providing enough green electricity to power one million households

RWE to sell 49% stake in UK offshore wind farm to Greencoat for £648m

The project which is off the coast of East Yorkshire has an installed capacity of 219MW

Ørsted to build ‘groundbreaking’ green ammonia project for sustainable food production

The green ammonia is intended to be used in the production of carbon-neutral fertiliser products