Italy’s Eni buys 20% stake in world’s largest offshore wind project

With the acquisition, Eni adds 480MW of green energy to its 2025 target of 5GW of installed capacity from renewable sources

Dogger Bank owners close ‘largest ever’ offshore wind project financing

SSE Renewables and Equinor announced the landmark £5.5bn financial deal for the offshore wind farm in the UK

Ørsted to trade and balance 40% of Dogger Bank’s power generation

The Danish wind offshore giant will have trading and balancing responsibility for 960MW of the 2.4GW of installed capacity at Dogger Bank Wind Farm A and B

Supersize my turbine! Giant blades to power Dogger Bank windfarm

One spin of the Haliade-X 13MW turbine could generate enough electricity to power a home for more than two days

Port of Tyne to become base for ‘world’s largest offshore wind project’

The new multi-million-pound facility will be the onshore base for the Dogger Bank wind farm, which is expected to provide renewable electricity for more than 4.5 million UK homes when it is fully operational

SSE and Statoil team up for UK offshore wind projects

SSE has formed a joint venture with Norwegian firm Statoil to drive forward the Dogger Bank Offshore Wind projects. The 50:50 partnership will see both companies work collaboratively to progress three of the four consented projects towards financial investment decisions. That includes the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck A and B and Dogger Bank Teesside A, […]

Innogy, Statoil and SSE in 4.8GW UK offshore wind split deal

Innogy, Statoil and SSE have signed an agreement for interests in an offshore wind development project in the UK. The Dogger Bank development consist of four offshore projects – Creyke Beck A and B and Teesside A and B. Following the agreement, Statoil and SSE will own 50% each in Creyke A and B and […]

UK green lights giant offshore wind farm

A giant wind farm to be built off the Yorkshire coast has been granted planning permission by the UK Government. The Dogger Bank Teesside A and B Offshore project will include up to 400 turbines across two wind generating stations, each with an installed capacity of up to 1.2GW. It is expected to generate enough […]

UK’s Dogger Bank is new EU protected site

The EU has added 235 sites to its protected environment network – including a stretch of water off the UK coastline which shares its name with a new offshore wind farm project in the North Sea. Dogger Bank was included because its sandbank habitats are important spawning and nursery grounds for many commercial fisheries. The […]

Bid to break offshore barrier and unlock £3bn for UK

The Carbon Trust has launched a global competition to find a safe way to transfer men and machinery to wind farms as far as 300km offshore. And if such a safety solution can be found, the trust estimates it could unlock £3bn worth of revenue for the UK. Most wind farms are less than 20km […]