Canary Islands to make a splash with 250MW floating wind cluster

The new projects are forecast to produce enough energy to supply power for more than 280,000 homes

Galloper offshore wind farm secures green credentials

It received the ISO 14001 certification, an internationally-recognised Environmental Management System, which highlights continuous improvement and reduced environmental impact

Iberdrola enters Japanese offshore wind market with 3.3GW acquisition

The Spanish energy company plans to develop a 3.3GW offshore wind portfolio in the country

BP buys US offshore wind assets from Equinor for $1.1bn

The oil giant will acquire a 50% stake in two projects, which are expected to produce enough energy to power more than one million homes

Equinor teams up with Japanese partners to develop offshore wind projects

They will work towards submitting a joint bid in Japan’s first offshore wind auction

Total to co-develop 2.3GW floating offshore wind portfolio in Korea

Five projects aim to support South Korea’s renewable energy target of reaching 12GW of offshore wind by 2030

Offshore energy technology developers offered free access to test facilities in Europe

The MaRINET2 project is open to developers of offshore wind, wave and tidal energy at full system, subsystem, component and sensor level

SSE to sell stake in Walney offshore wind farm for £350m

Greencoat UK Wind is buying the 25.1% interest, which equates to 92MW of capacity

Government consults on support for marine renewables

It will examine how the UK can ‘build back greener’ through marine renewable energy projects, including floating offshore wind farms, tidal stream and wave energy

SSE launches pilot project to recruit people in wake of COVID-19 and plug skills gap

The supplier estimates the wider energy industry will need to recruit around 200,000 people in the next decade to plug the skills gap and accelerate the race towards net zero