TotalEnergies, Orsted Jointly Submit Bids for Offshore Wind

Photo: Orsted / Lester Hsu TotalEnergies and Ørsted have joined forces to jointly submit bids for the Holland Coast West offshore wind tenders, with the aim to achieve net positive impact on biodiversity and the Dutch energy system. The Holland … Read More

bp Submits Two Offshore Wind Bids

Anja-Isabel Dotzenrath bp has officially submitted bids for two offshore wind leases in the Netherlands that together have the potential for generating 1.4 GW. The company has bid in the tender process for rights to develop the Hollandse Kust (West) … Read More

Shell, Eneco Enter Offshore Wind Tenders Through Joint Ventures

Image: Netherlands Enterprise Agency Through their joint ventures, Ecowende and SchakelWind, Shell and Eneco are participating in the tenders for offshore wind farms Hollandse Kust (West) Sites VI and VII. With Ecowende, the companies are aiming to build offshore wind … Read More

MARIN hires Van Swaay to build its new virtual testing facility for maritime sector

The Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN) has hired Dutch-based construction company Van Swaay to build its new Seven Oceans Simulator Center (SOSc). Construction contract signed between MARIN and Van Swaay (Courtesy of MARIN) The parties signed the construction contract for … Read More

SSE Renewables Enters Bid Process for Dutch Offshore Wind Tender

Dennis Breugelmans SSE Renewables is entering bids into the upcoming tenders for the 1.4 GW Hollandse Kust (west) Wind Farm Zone in the Netherlands. The tenders are set to take place in the first half of 2022. On December 23, … Read More

DNV lists all potential benefits of marine energy for Dutch power system

Several parties can benefit from the development and integration of marine energy technologies in the Dutch energy mix, as they may play a role in bulk power generation, balancing of the grid, and the optimization of generation portfolios, according to … Read More

Dutch investor Meewind joins Oceans of Energy’s floating solar project

Dutch umbrella investment fund Meewind has joined Oceans of Energy’s project as an observer to provide guidance from the side of potential financial investor on mitigating the risks of building and operating an offshore solar installation. Oceans of Energy’s offshore … Read More

Rotech Subsea completes Dutch OWF cable ops

Aberdeen-based Rotech Subsea has completed a program of cable inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) works at a key offshore wind farm in the Netherlands. Commissioned by a European subsea service provider, Rotech deployed its RS2 CFE controlled flow excavation (CFE) … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Haliade-X Achieves Two-Year Operational Milestone

GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X prototype in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, has been operating for two years, making it the first 10+ MW offshore wind turbine to achieve this milestone. The prototype was first commissioned in November 2019 … Read More

Slow Mill device braces up for North Sea waves

Dutch wave energy company Slow Mill Sustainable Power has come closer than ever to the first real sea demonstration of its wave energy prototype, which is currently undergoing final assembly before taking on the challenge of producing clean and renewable … Read More