GIG acquires Irish offshore wind project

The investment group has taken ownership of a proposed 400MW offshore wind farm

‘Record-breaking offshore wind numbers are not enough for net zero’

A new report claims that although offshore wind installation numbers are almost as high as they have ever been, the world is only tapping into 0.5% of its potential

Royal opening for Scandinavia’s ‘largest’ offshore wind farm

Vattenfall’s Kriegers Flak wind farm will boost wind power production in Denmark by 16%

Norwegian Government pledges £6.9m for Ocean Grid offshore wind project

The project will develop new technology and solutions to enable a ‘profitable development’ of offshore wind, particularly looking at the way offshore wind will be connected to the grid

Australia introduces legislation to unlock investment in offshore energy

The Offshore Electricity Infrastructure Bill 2021 will establish a framework for the construction, operation, maintenance and decommissioning of projects, including offshore wind

Crown Estate Scotland announces new offshore wind leasing process

It will support the decarbonisation of the oil and gas industry and small-scale projects of less than 100MW

US wind market hit new record

The US offshore wind energy pipeline grew 24% last year, according to a new report

Floating offshore wind port cluster ‘could deliver £1.5bn boost to Scotland’

A new report estimates the forthcoming ScotWind leasing round could create 5,000 jobs a year

Substation work for ‘Scotland’s largest’ offshore wind farm greenlighted

East Lothian Council has approved the construction of an electricity substation for the project

Wind turbine prices predicted to soar by 10%

A rise in steel, copper, aluminium and fibre prices are driving up wind turbine prices, according to a new research