New York awards 1.7GW of offshore wind contracts

They are expected to help create more than 1,600 new jobs

Plans for ‘world’s biggest’ floating offshore wind farm in South Korea

Equinor, Korea National Oil Corporation and Korea East-West Power have formed a consortium for the project

SSE calls on government to increase offshore wind cap

This year’s Contract for Difference (CfD) auction includes a capacity cap of 6GW for low carbon power

Glennmont to buy 25% stake in German offshore wind farm

The fund manager is buying it from Global Infrastructure Partners, which currently has a 50% stake in Gode Wind 1

New competition seeks to improve wind energy resource estimates

The growing size of offshore turbines and wind farms, extending beyond 200m in height and occupying tens of kilometres, has challenged traditional wind farm models

UK second largest market for new offshore wind installations

Globally, an additional 200GW of new offshore wind energy capacity is forecast to be added by 2030

New Jersey picks Ørsted for first offshore wind project

The 1,100MW Ocean Wind offshore wind farm is expected to power more than half a million homes

New £100m fund to maximise offshore wind opportunities for UK firms

The Offshore Wind Growth Partnership is expected to support more than 650 companies across the country

Danish energy trading firm inks PPA with world’s first floating wind farm

Danske Commodities is owned by energy giants Equinor and Masdar

Vietnam to install 1GW of wind energy by 2021

Around 327MW of onshore and offshore wind capacity has been installed so far