RWE awards massive wind turbine contract to Siemens Gamesa for 1.4GW Sofia project

The project will feature what is claimed to be the ‘world’s largest’ wind turbines

Ørsted to build one of the ‘world’s largest’ hydrogen plants at North Sea Port

The 1GW renewable hydrogen production facility will be powered by a new 2GW offshore wind farm

Shell takes full ownership of ‘Netherlands’ first’ offshore wind farm

The oil and gas giant has become the sole owner of the project after taking over Vattenfall’s share in the project

Biden presses the big offshore wind expansion button

The plan sets a target to deploy 30GW of offshore wind by 2030

Projects to allow offshore wind and defence radars to coexist secure £3.6m

Studies suggest offshore wind farms can have a negative impact on radar capabilities by interfering with crucial military communications in the UK

Is large-scale offshore wind hurting the North Sea’s ecology?

The House of Lords EU Environment sub-committee calls for immediate research on the impact of wind installations on sand eels, fish, seabirds and marine mammals

EIB backs 450MW offshore wind farm in France with €350m

The €2bn project is forecast to produce enough power to supply 630,000 people and will create 1,000 jobs in the Normandy region

UK renewable energy generation in 2020 ‘outpaced fossil fuels for first year ever’

Through last year, renewables provided 42.9% of the UK’s electricity while fossil fuels generated 38.5%

RWE to invest £3bn in 1.4GW offshore wind farm

The project is predicted to produce energy for more than 1.2 million homes every year

Crown Estate launches new floating wind leasing process for Celtic Sea

The leasing round will focus on projects of around 300MW