Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
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...
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
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...
Friday, June 5, 2020
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....
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
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...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
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...
Monday, January 6, 2020
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...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
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....
Friday, February 15, 2019
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...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
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...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
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...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
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...
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