Sky shield secured: UK pledges £3.5m to protect Air Defence from windfarms

The funding will support the development of prototypes aimed at mitigating windfarm impact on surveillance systems

Global offshore wind hits record growth

The sector’s 8.8GW capacity boost in 2022 marks its second-best year ever and experts predict an estimated 380GW will emerge on the horizon by 2032

Seagreen substation secures planning approval

The Seagreen 1A project is led by Seagreen Wind Energy Ltd, a joint venture between SSE Renewables and TotalEnergies

High winds of success for Viking Wind Farm

The last convoy of wind turbine components has arrived on-site at the Viking Wind Farm project in Shetland

First turbine installation begins at world’s largest offshore wind farm

The installation campaign for the first of 277 turbines at the massive Dogger Bank Wind Farm will start this weekend

Windy revamp: Scottish wind farm ‘repowered’

Scotland’s first commercial wind farm, Hagshaw Hill, is undergoing repowering with new turbines

UK approves second largest offshore wind project

The government has approved Ørsted’s Hornsea 4 wind farm, which will have a capacity of up to 2.6GW and feature up to 180 turbines off the coast of East Yorkshire

Critical minerals market for EVs, wind and solar hits $320bn in 2022

The market has doubled in size over the past five years, according to the International Energy Agency

Aviation contract awarded for world’s largest offshore wind farm

CHC Helicopter has been awarded a contract to provide crew change support for the construction of Dogger Bank Wind Farm, a project with 277 turbines

Masdar and Iberdrola ‘set to collaborate on $1.5bn Baltic wind farm’

Iberdrola has reportedly signed an exclusive deal with Masdar to develop a 476MW offshore wind farm in the Baltic Sea