Cables can get crustaceans crabby!

Underwater cables for offshore wind produce electromagnetism that can alter the behaviour of crabs

New £7m research to address effect of offshore wind farms on marine ecosystems

The four-year programme will provide evidence to inform marine policy and management as the offshore wind sector ramps up to deliver 40GW of capacity by 2030

SSE Renewables renames two of the largest offshore wind farms in development in Scotland

The two projects are to be renamed to Berwick Bank wind farm and Marr Bank wind farm

Denmark vows to create world’s first ‘energy islands’

Two titanic islands will act as hubs, allowing the connection of several offshore wind farms

DONG Energy takes over US wind project

Denmark’s largest energy company is taking over an offshore wind project in the US. DONG Energy is taking the development rights from RES Americas for potentially more than 1GW of power in Massachusetts. The firm believes the wind farm has good development potential as the wind and seabed conditions are similar to the North West of […]

Offshore wind farms approved in Caithness

Two offshore wind farms able to power more than one million homes with up to 1,866 MW of electricity won planning consent today. The Moray and the Beatrice Offshore wind farms off the Caithness coast will be worth up to £2.5 billion to the Scottish economy. Together the pair’s 326 turbines would make the world’s […]