Sustainable development of offshore wind receives $13.5m boost

The Department of Energy is funding four projects that will inform wind siting, permitting and help protect wildlife and fisheries as deployment of offshore wind increases

Biden sets plan for seven major offshore wind farms

The plan is expected to support President Biden’s target for 30GW of offshore wind by 2030

Green hydrogen facility planned for oil terminal in Orkney

Offshore Wind Power Limited is studying the use of offshore wind to produce green hydrogen on an industrial scale on the island of Flotta in Scotland

‘Scotland’s largest’ offshore wind farm gets its first turbine base

The £3 billion project is predicted to generate enough electricity to power 1.6 million homes

Self-driving vessels complete North Sea seabed survey trials

The technology identifies offshore renewable, CCS and oil and gas sites located under the seabed, removing the need for carbon-intensive exploration vessels

UK and India agree to collaborate on clean energy ahead of COP26

Their first action is to initiate a joint programme on smart power, renewable energy and storage

Government urged to double support for renewables

Trade body Regen calls on the government to double the capacity for onshore renewables in the next Contracts for Difference

Does the future of Scotland’s offshore wind lie underwater?

Aker Offshore Wind has unveiled plans for an underwater substation that promises to bring various cost and reliability benefits to the industry

COP26: SSE calls on world leaders and public to sign their names on giant turbines

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and COP26 President Alok Sharma are among the first to sign up

Low winds and ‘driest weather in 70 years’ hit SSE’s renewable generation

Output from SSE Renewables’ assets was down 32% between April and September, the company confirmed