EMEC to explore floating wind and hydrogen opportunities in Scotland and France

Research will be carried out to understand the technical status of floating wind and hydrogen in the two countries and identify ways collaboration can be encouraged

US announces $14.5m for offshore wind environmental research

It will support research efforts to increase understanding of the environmental impacts of offshore wind, as well as projects that advance and validate tools to monitor and minimise impacts

Equinor and SINTEF to collaborate on offshore wind and marine solutions

The companies intend to develop offshore technology that will make future projects cheaper, more efficient and more predictable

Crown Estate seeks input on achieving 1GW of floating offshore wind by 2030

It is currently inviting views on the scale of the opportunity for floating wind in the UK and the likely pipeline of projects between now and 2030

CfD: Government to back 12GW of renewable energy capacity in next auction

It intends to double the capacity of renewable energy and expand the number of technologies supported when the fourth round opens in late 2021

Vestas installs ‘most powerful’ floating offshore wind turbine in Scotland

A total of five V164 – 9.5MW turbines will be installed at the Kincardine floating offshore wind farm

Government consults on support for marine renewables

It will examine how the UK can ‘build back greener’ through marine renewable energy projects, including floating offshore wind farms, tidal stream and wave energy

Total wins seabed rights for 96MW floating wind project off Wales

Blue Gem Wind, a joint venture between the oil giant and Simple Blue Energy, plans to install a 96MW project in the Welsh waters of the Celtic Sea, 44 kilometres from shore

ENGIE and EDP Renewables team up to create Ocean Winds

The new company, headquartered in Madrid, will act as the exclusive investment vehicle of both companies for offshore wind energy opportunities worldwide

Oil and gas and renewable tech firms form Energy Transition Alliance

The Alliance is a collaboration between the Oil & Gas Technology Centre and the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult

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