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Thursday, June 1, 2023

Crowley Investment to Advance Floating Offshore Wind Energy Capacity in U.S.

US-based maritime specialist Crowley has announced a new investment in Tugdock, the developers of the innovative Tugdock Submersible Platform (TSP). The TSP is

June 1, 2023
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Monday, May 22, 2023

Equinor Pulls the Plug on North Sea Floating Wind Farm

Norwegian energy company Equinor has pulled the plug on plans for a large floating offshore wind farm in the Troll area of the Norwegian sector of the North

May 22, 2023
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Sunday, December 11, 2022
Offshore Wind Turbines At Sea

How Do Floating Wind Turbines Work?

Matthew Lackne– (The Conversation)–Northern California has some of the strongest offshore winds in the U.S., with immense potential to produce

December 11, 2022
Total Views: 3735

Thursday, December 8, 2022
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Europeans Dominate First West Coast Wind Auction

By Nichola Groom Dec 7 (Reuters) – The U.S. government’s first-ever sale of offshore wind development rights off the coast of

December 8, 2022
Total Views: 737

Tuesday, December 6, 2022
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First West Coast Offshore Wind Auction Tests Appetite for Floating Farms

By Nichola Groom Dec 6 (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday kicked off the first sale of offshore wind development rights for

December 6, 2022
Total Views: 728

Monday, November 14, 2022

Equinor Begins Power Production at Hywind Tampen, Norway’s First Floating Offshore Wind Farm

Norwegian energy company Equinor says it has started power production at the Hywind Tampen floating wind farm in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. Hywind

November 14, 2022
Total Views: 877

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Norway’s Equinor Eyes Celtic Sea for ‘Gigawatt-Scale’ Floating Wind Farms

Norwegian energy giant Equinor has revealed its intention to develop “gigawatt-scale” floating offshore wind in the Celtic Sea. The company

November 9, 2022
Total Views: 1496

Tuesday, October 18, 2022
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Biden Administration Sets Date for First West Coast Offshore Wind Lease Sale

The Biden Administration has set a date for holding the first offshore wind lease sale on the U.S. West Coast off of central and northern California. The sale

October 18, 2022
Total Views: 1154

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Floating Offshore Wind Pipeline Sees Explosive Growth

The global pipeline of floating offshore wind projects has more than doubled in terms of capacity in the past year with the UK leading the charge, according to

October 12, 2022
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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Damen to Develop Floating Offshore Wind Anchor Handlers

Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards is working on a new class of ships that will be capable of supporting the installation of floating offshore wind turbines as

September 20, 2022
Total Views: 1360

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Biden Administration Sets Ambitious Target for Floating Offshore Wind Farms in Deeper Federal Waters

The Biden Administration will advance lease areas in deeper waters in order to deploy 15 GW of floating offshore wind capacity by 2035—building on the

September 15, 2022
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Thursday, August 11, 2022

California Sets Big Offshore Wind Target

Aug 10 (Reuters) – California on Wednesday set ambitious new targets for offshore wind development, saying turbines along its

August 11, 2022
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Sunday, March 6, 2022
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Floating Wind Turbines May Help Reverse Some Effects Of Climate Change

(The Conversation)–Offshore wind is set to move further and further from shore, as demand for renewable energy grows and new floating turbine

March 6, 2022
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Monday, September 27, 2021
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Floating Dreams: Portugal Bets on Pricey Offshore Wind Farms

By Catarina Demony and Miguel Pereira VIANA DO CASTELO, Portugal, Sept 27 (Reuters) – From a colossal wind farm floating amid choppy ocean waves to

September 27, 2021
Total Views: 890

Monday, July 19, 2021
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Samsung Heavy Industries Eyes Entry in Renewables Market with Floating Wind Turbine Design

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has announced plans to enter the renewables market with the development of a large-scale floating wind

July 19, 2021
Total Views: 2054

Friday, July 16, 2021
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Shell, Iberdrola Bid to Build World’s Largest Floating Wind Farm

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Iberdrola SA’s ScottishPower unit are teaming up to bid to build what could be the

July 16, 2021
Total Views: 3458

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Island Offshore Walk-to-Work Vessel Wins Floating Wind Work in Norway

Island Offshore has announced a contract award from Equinor for a service operation vessel (SOV) for the Hywind Tampen floating wind farm project in Norway.

July 7, 2021
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Wednesday, May 26, 2021
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Waves and Seaweed Challenge France’s Plans for Floating Wind

By Francois de Beaupuy and William Mathis (Bloomberg) — Floating wind energy projects could open up vast areas of the world’s oceans to produce

May 26, 2021
Total Views: 2465

Tuesday, April 13, 2021
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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

April 13, 2021
Total Views: 1392

Wednesday, March 24, 2021
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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

March 24, 2021
Total Views: 1148