New consortium eyes bunkering station on Bornholm

Bornholm Bunker Hub, a new international shipping consortium, has been launched to explore possibilities of establishing a bunkering station with green marine fuel on Bornholm.  As informed, the consortium behind Bornholm Bunker Hub comprises eight partners: Ørsted, Molslinjen, Haldor Topsoe, … Read More

Orsted, Partners Set Sights on Norwegian Offshore Application Round

Ørsted, a Danish multinational power company, has joined a consortium with Fred. Olsen Renewables and Hafslund Eco to develop offshore wind in Norway and to compete in the country’s upcoming application round for offshore wind areas. The Norwegian part of … Read More

Orsted Appoints New COO of Offshore North American Region

Ørsted, a Danish multinational power company, has named Troy Patton as COO of its Offshore North American region. Patton fills the position that was vacant after David Hardy was named CEO in October of 2020. “Patton is a fantastic hire … Read More

Joint Venture Partners with Mystic Aquarium to Expand Research Opportunities

Joint venture (JV) partners Ørsted and Eversource say they are giving a $1.25 million grant in support of Mystic Aquarium, one of Connecticut’s premier cultural and research institutions.  The grant will support innovative research that will improve the understanding of … Read More

Orsted Commits to Recycling Decommissioned Wind Turbine Blades

Ørsted has committed to either reuse, recycle or recover all of the wind turbine blades in the company’s global portfolio of onshore and offshore wind farms upon decommissioning.  The commitment comes as a part of Ørsted’s new company strategy which … Read More

Charybdis Turbine Installation Vessel sets Course for the East Coast

Dominion Energy, Ørsted and Eversource have entered into an agreement for Ørsted and Eversource to charter Dominion Energy’s Charybdis, the first Jones Act-qualified offshore wind turbine installation vessel in the U.S., for the construction of two offshore wind farms in … Read More

NJIT, Ørsted MOU Provides Students Paths for Careers in Offshore Wind

The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and Ørsted, a company that specializes in offshore wind development, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that lays the foundation for a partnership that will provide new needs-based support for undergraduate scholarships … Read More

Orsted, JWD and Eurus Partnership Sets Sights on Japanese Offshore Wind

Ørsted, Japan Wind Development Co. (JWD) and Eurus Energy have formed a partnership with the aim of jointly developing offshore wind projects in Japan’s Akita Prefecture.  The three companies have been developing two designated offshore wind sites under Japan’s Offshore … Read More

Orsted Names New Chief Operating Officer

Ørsted, a company that develops, constructs and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, has appointed Richard Hunter as chief operating officer (COO) and a new member of the executive committee of Ørsted. The position is new, following a decision announced … Read More

Construction starts on Ørsted’s first green hydrogen project

Ørsted has started construction of the 2 MW H2RES offshore wind-to-hydrogen project in Denmark, for which the company reached a final investment decision (FID) in January. With a groundbreaking ceremony held on 17 May and led by Dan Jørgensen, the … Read More