Offshore wind: UK businesses offered £1.5m to work with US partners

The aim of the competition is to reduce technical barriers facing offshore wind farms, including cutting costs

Shell to buy French floating wind developer

The acquisition of EOLFI is subject to regulatory and ministerial approvals and is expected to be completed next month

UK commits £230m for offshore wind farm in Taiwan

The project supports Taiwan’s target of generating 20% of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2025

Equinor awards NOK3.3bn contracts for floating offshore wind project

The Hywind Tampen development will consist of 11 wind turbines, with a total capacity of 88MW

New Scottish alliance targets 8GW of offshore wind

The newly established Scottish Offshore Wind Energy Council also aims to boost the local content of projects and increase the number of jobs

US awards $28m to advance wind energy development

The Department of Energy believes significant opportunities for cost reductions remain, especially in offshore wind and distributed wind projects

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Europe’s uncertain wind energy growth puts ‘jobs and green goals at stake’

WindEurope warns if national plans are unambitious and permitting issues persist, only 67GW of new wind capacity will be installed by 2023

Final turbine installed at ‘world’s largest’ offshore wind farm

Once completed, the offshore wind farm is expected to generate enough electricity to power more than a million homes in the UK

World’s largest turbines picked for biggest offshore wind farm in Yorkshire

The Haliade-X 12MW turbine blade is 107 metres long and is said to be bigger than nine London buses or the pitch at Wembley Stadium or the Statue of Liberty

German energy giant RWE targets carbon neutrality by 2040

It has taken over renewable generation assets from its subsidiary innogy and rival E.ON