Monday, September 20, 2021
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Vineyard Wind Makes Offshore Wind Bids in Massachusetts

The developer of the first large-scale offshore wind farm in the United States is moving forward with plans for two additional projects the coast of Massachusetts. Vineyard Wind, a joint...

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Thursday, September 16, 2021
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US Offshore Wind Pipeline Grew 24 Percent Despite COVID-19

During the COVID pandemic the US offshore wind pipeline grew 24%, with 35,324 megawatts now in various stages of development.

September 16, 2021
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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Head Of Vineyard Wind Project Compares US Cabotage Laws To ‘Soviet Central Planning’

Today via twitter, President Biden called a ‘Red Alert’ for developing wind energy projects. But as of today, only seven wind turbines have been installed in US waters. A Spanish-owned...

September 15, 2021
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Vinewind Wind Secures $2.3 Billion Investment to Kick Off Construction on Nation’s First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Farm

By Nichola Groom Sept 15 (Reuters) – Vineyard Wind, which is on track to be the first major U.S. offshore wind farm, closed on a $2.3 billion loan and will begin construction...

September 15, 2021
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Monday, September 13, 2021
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New Jersey Breaks Ground on Nation’s First Purpose-Built Offshore Wind Port

New Jersey has broken ground on construction of the nation’s first purpose-build offshore wind port that will provide a location for essential staging, assembly, and manufacturing activities related to offshore...

September 13, 2021
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Thursday, September 2, 2021
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Australia Prepares For Offshore Wind Boom

By Sonali Paul (Reuters)– Australia’s conservative government introduced legislation on Thursday that could help clear the way for offshore wind farms to go ahead in a country considered to have massive...

September 2, 2021
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Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Offshore Wind Workforce Development Project at SUNY Maritime College Passed by the House

gCaptain–In a live press conference on August 30, New York Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and Thomas Suozzi, announced that federal funding for the Offshore Wind Workforce Development Project at SUNY Maritime...

August 31, 2021
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Tuesday, August 24, 2021
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Crowley and Mass Maritime Partner on Offshore Wind Workforce Training

Jacksonville, Florida-based Crowley Maritime Corporation has announced a partnership with Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) to train workers in the offshore wind sector. The first-of-its-kind training and workforce development program will...

August 24, 2021
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Wednesday, August 18, 2021
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Jan De Nul to Install Cables for Vineyard Wind Offshore Farm

The developer of the United States’ first commercial-scale offshore wind farm has awarded the cable installation contract to Belgium’s Jan De Nul Group. The contract was awarded by Vineyard Wind,...

August 18, 2021
Total Views: 1658

Monday, August 16, 2021
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BOEM Completes Environmental Review of Proposed South Fork Wind Farm

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has completed its environmental review of the proposed South Fork Wind project offshore New York and Rhode Island, which could create up to...

August 16, 2021
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Wednesday, August 11, 2021
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Commodity Inflation Squeezes Profits for Wind Giant Vestas

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — One of world’s biggest makers of wind turbines cut its outlook for the year, citing commodity inflation and disruptions to supply chains. Denmark’s Vestas Wind Systems...

August 11, 2021
Total Views: 444

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Big Oil Squeezes Renewable Energy Profits as Commodities Rally

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — The world’s largest oil companies are bidding up prices for renewable energy projects, squeezing profits from wind and solar farms just as they’re needed most to...

August 10, 2021
Total Views: 1478

China offshore wind converter station

China Installs World’s Largest Offshore Wind Converter Station

The installation of the world’s largest offshore converter station is being hailed by China Classification Society (CCS) as a milestone in the development of deep-water wind power. CCS says the...

August 10, 2021
Total Views: 3703

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
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US Wind Seeks Approval for Wind Farm off Maryland

By Josh Saul (Bloomberg) — US Wind Inc. has submitted a bid to Maryland regulators to build a massive wind farm off the state’s shoreline, the latest proposal for such projects...

August 3, 2021
Total Views: 993

Thursday, July 29, 2021
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BOEM Advances Offshore Wind Leasing Process in California

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is moving forward with plans to advance offshore wind leasing off California’s coasts, part of the Biden Administration’s goal of developing 30 gigawatts of...

July 29, 2021
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Monday, July 26, 2021

Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Capsizes Off China

Four people are missing after a wind turbine installation vessel partially capsized in the South China Sea off Huizhou, China. The WTIV Shengping 001 was working on China General Nuclear...

July 26, 2021
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Wednesday, July 21, 2021
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BP Faces Latest Test for Offshore Wind Push in U.K. Waters

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — BP Plc is facing a test of its green energy strategy as the company makes its latest bid to expand wind power production off Britain’s coast...

July 21, 2021
Total Views: 482

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 turbine. The shipbuilder has received an Approval...

July 19, 2021
Total Views: 1974

Monday, July 12, 2021
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Jan De Nul Wins Dogger Bank Wind Turbine Installation Contract for New Jack-Up

Jan De Nul Group has been awarded a contract for the transport and installation of 87 turbines at the Dogger Bank C wind farm off the coast of Yorkshire, England....

July 12, 2021
Total Views: 1992

Friday, July 9, 2021

Vestas’ Giant Turbines Picked for Germany’s First Subsidy-Free Offshore Wind Farm

COPENHAGEN, July 9 (Reuters) – Vestas said on Friday that EnBW had picked its new turbine, which will be the world’s biggest, as the preferred option for the 900 MW...

July 9, 2021
Total Views: 3366