Sep 12, 2019
Aug 28, 2019
Principle Power has started installing 8 MW turbines on Continental Europe's first floating wind project and predicts costs could compete with fixed-bottom plants.
Jul 10, 2019
U.S. offshore wind developers will need to optimize turbine advancements, supply chains and capacity markets to counter falling tax credits and beat the record U.S. price set in Massachusetts, industry experts told the US Offshore Wind 2019 Conference.
Jun 26, 2019
The U.S. offshore sector must create regional East Coast supply chains and public-private initiatives that accelerate training and port investments to ensure long-term competitiveness, leading developers told the U.S. Offshore Wind 2019 Conference.
Jun 12, 2019
Stiesdal Offshore Technologies (SOT) has maximized economies of series and installation efficiency in its TetraSpar design and manufacturing of the first large-scale pilot begins this month, Henrik Stiesdal, group CEO, told New Energy Update.
May 29, 2019
Smaller and lighter advanced generator designs will eliminate gearboxes and slice costs if developers can overcome cooling and materials challenges, experts told New Energy Update.
May 15, 2019
Larger turbines and deeper waters are spurring deployment of suction bucket and jacket foundations but standardization and economies of scale will be needed to glean market share from monopiles.
May 1, 2019
New offshore wind hydrogen proposals in Germany and Netherlands expand the revenue potential for offshore wind and deployment learnings will lower hydrogen production costs towards natural gas reforming levels, project participants told New Energy Update.
Apr 10, 2019
Larger project dimensions are testing the limits of monopiles and foundation suppliers are developing modular and mixed-material designs to minimize costs, offshore wind experts told New Energy Update.