Offshore wind ‘will prove critical for Europe to hit its 2050 targets’

Politicians from across the continent have stated a new European offshore wind framework is needed to help overcome the barriers presented during the deployment of joint and hybrid projects between countries

New deal marks the birth of offshore wind in Poland

The country doesn’t yet have any offshore wind farms but officials have set out a plan to make it the largest operator of offshore wind in the Baltic Sea by 2050

Iberdrola agrees 9GW Swedish offshore wind deal

The projects are expected to commence operations in 2029

Vattenfall gives green light to ‘world’s largest offshore wind project’

The facility could produce enough electricity to cover the annual consumption of more than two million Dutch households

US becomes the ‘most attractive country for renewable energy investment’

The UK has ranked sixth on the 55th EY Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index

Macquarie’s Green Investment Group and RIDG join forces to compete in ScotWind leasing round

ScotWind is the next round of seabed leasing for offshore wind development off the Scottish coast – the organisations aim to develop large-scale projects which will enhance the Scottish supply chain and economy

Renewable software firm signs up gigawatt of offshore wind capacity

Canadian renewable software firm confirms the onboarding of more than one gigawatt of European offshore wind assets

Eureka moment with ‘world’s lightest’ wind turbine blade

The new blades are 24% lighter than typical models, produce 9% more energy and reduce costs by 6.7%

Vestas suspends 2020 guidance amid coronavirus disruptions

The Danish wind turbine manufacturer plans to disclose updated guidance as soon as it deems it is capable of giving new estimates for full-year results

Iberdrola to launch floating wind demos in Norway and Spain

The innovative projects will be tested in the North Sea and the Canary Islands