Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Ocergy floating wind illustration
Offshore

Chevron Wades Into Offshore Wind for First Time

By Josh Saul and Kevin Crowley (Bloomberg) — Chevron Corp.’s venture capital arm and Moreld Ocean Wind agreed to invest in Ocergy Inc.’s development and commercialization of floating offshore wind turbines....

April 13, 2021
Total Views: 1345

Wednesday, March 24, 2021
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Offshore

UK’s Crown Estate to Launch Large-Scale Floating Offshore Wind Leasing Round

LONDON, March 24 (Reuters) – Britain’s Crown Estate said on Wednesday it would start work on producing a new leasing round for commerical-scale floating wind power projects in the Celtic...

March 24, 2021
Total Views: 1120

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
wind turbine
Offshore

Shell Acquires Majority Stake in Celtic Sea Floating Wind Farm

By Laura Hurst (Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc agreed to buy a 51% stake in an Irish project to develop a floating wind farm in the Celtic Sea. Simply Blue...

January 27, 2021
Total Views: 2317

Friday, June 5, 2020
Offshore Wind Turbines At Sea
Maritime News

Wind Turbine Inventor Sees Unlimited Potential in Floating Wind Farms

By Will Mathis (Bloomberg) — The turbine inventor Henrik Stiesdal is small in the shadows of gigantic curves of steel, watching workers weld towers that will be rooted to the seabed....

June 5, 2020
Total Views: 64

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Maritime News

Floating Wind Gets a $22 Million Boost From Tokyo Gas

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) –Japanese natural gas company Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd has made a bet that the future of renewable power will be floating at sea. The more than...

May 27, 2020
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Maritime News

Floating Wind Farm Developer Seeks New Funding for Bigger Scale

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) –One of the most advanced developers of the growing floating wind farm business, Principle Power Inc., is seeking to raise as much as $25 million to...

January 22, 2020
Total Views: 27

Monday, January 6, 2020
WindFloat Atlantic
Maritime News

Floating Wind Farm Starts Generating Power Off Portugal

By William Mathi (Bloomberg) –A wind turbine floating off the coast in northern Portugal began transmitting electricity to the grid, a crucial step for a technology that could vastly increase...

January 6, 2020
Total Views: 13

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

French Floating Wind Firm Eolfi in Talks With Investors to Fund Expansion

By Francois de Beaupuy (Bloomberg) –French floating wind farm developer Eolfi SA is seeking new investors to fund the next stage of its expansion, people familiar with the matter said....

October 23, 2019
Total Views: 3

Friday, February 15, 2019
offshore wind
Maritime News

South Korea to Explore Floating Offshore Wind Opportunities with Equinor

South Korea’s national oil company is teaming up with Norway’s Equinor to develop commercial floating offshore wind in South Korean waters as the Korean government looks to add more renewables...

February 15, 2019
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Offshore News

United States’ First Floating Wind Farm Could Be Coming to Northern California

An offshore wind farm proposed for off the coast of Northern California could become the first in the United States to use floating wind turbines. On Tuesday, the Redwood Coast...

April 3, 2018
Total Views: 48

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Floating wind turbine WindFloat
Maritime News

Oil and Gas Specialist Aker Solutions Invests in Offshore Floating Wind

Offshore oil and gas industry service provider Aker Solutions is expanding into the offshore floating wind market through an investment in Emeryville, California-based Principle Power Inc., maker of the WindFloat...

February 7, 2018
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Maritime News

World’s First Floating Wind Farm Opens Up Off Scotland

The first offshore wind farm to use floating wind turbines has started producing power for the Scottish energy grid in what could be the start of offshore wind’s push into...

October 18, 2017
Total Views: 26