Offshore Mooring Successfully Installed for DemoSATH Floating Wind Project

DemoSATH mooring, anchoring and quick connect solution is set for the 2 MW turbine that will be tested later this year and which will be the first floating turbine connected to the Spanish grid. In early May, Maersk Supply Service … Read More

ACP: Wind, Solar Energy Growth Must Accelerate to Attain Net Zero Grid by 2035

Heather Zichal The American Clean Power Association’s (ACP) Clean Power Annual Market Report 2021 shows that wind, utility solar and battery storage power capacity in the U.S. topped 200 GW after 28.5 GW of clean energy projects came online in … Read More

Orsted, ARK Nature Study Marine Rewilding and Offshore Wind

Still image from an Ørsted and ARK Nature video A new partnership between Ørsted and ARK Nature is testing the potential of rewilding principles to restore vital ocean biodiversity even with the global transition to renewable energy. One initial focus … Read More

RWE Hollandse Kust Proposal Includes Environmental R&D, Support Concepts

RWE is participating in the Dutch offshore wind tender for Hollandse Kust West (HKW). The company has submitted bids for both HKW site VI and HKW site VII to contribute to the Dutch government’s build-out target of 21 GW for … Read More

PGE, Ørsted to re-tender Baltica 2 offshore substation topsides

PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna and Ørsted have removed the tender lot for the Baltica 2 offshore substation topsides from the call launched in September last year, and will now consider how to re-tender it while they continue the process for … Read More

Fred. Olsen 1848 Floating Wind Turbine Concept Earns DNV Certification

DNV, an independent energy assurance provider, has provided Fred. Olsen 1848 with a statement of feasibility (similar to an approval in principle) for their Brunel floating wind turbine concept. Brunel is a floating wind turbine support structure designed to support … Read More

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

TotalEnergies developing 1-GW offshore wind farm off Carolina coast

International energy developer TotalEnergies has been named a winner by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for the development of an offshore wind farm off the coast of North Carolina. Located 20 nautical miles (37 kilometers) from the coast, the … Read More

Norway gathering survey team for offshore wind zones

Norway’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE) has tasked the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) with conducting surveys in connection with awarding acreage for offshore wind. The NPD will plan and implement a tendering process for preliminary surveys in the areas … 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