Mayflower Wind electricity users stand to save $ 500 million

US offshore wind developer Mayflower Wind said that the price of electricity generated at its 804 MW wind farm offshore Massachusetts is on track to go down by around 10 per cent. This is due to the recently increased and … Read More

DOE Funds Three Offshore Wind Development Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) says it is providing $21 million to three projects supporting offshore wind energy technology demonstration and resource characterization.  The three projects will support offshore wind development by demonstrating innovative technologies not previously commercially used … Read More

Mayflower Wind Selects Ventolines as Offshore Expertise Partner

Ventolines, a Dutch renewable energy company, has signed on as the offshore wind expertise partner for the Mayflower Wind project off Massachusetts and has opened its first permanent U.S. office in Boston.  Mayflower Wind, a joint venture of Shell New … Read More

Burns & McDonnell Awarded FEED Contract for Mayflower Wind

Burns & McDonnell has been awarded the onshore front end engineering design (FEED) for an offshore wind project with Mayflower Wind Energy LLC, a joint venture of Shell and Ocean Winds. Burns & McDonnell will also provide market engagement support … Read More

Massachusetts DPC Approves Offshore Wind Contracts Totaling 804 MW

The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) has issued an order approving long-term contracts for 804 MW of offshore wind between Mayflower Wind and the state’s electric distribution companies.   These contracts result from An Act Relative to Energy Diversity, which … Read More

EDPR, ENGIE Partner to Form OW North America

EDP Renewables and ENGIE have combined their existing and planned offshore wind efforts to form a new company, Ocean Winds (OW). After launching OW in Europe, EDP Renewables and ENGIE are now unveiling the U.S. arm of this new company: … Read More