Jul 1, 2020
Feb 5, 2020
GE Renewable Energy is set to become carbon neutral this year and is working on improved turbine blade recycling and alternative materials to increase productivity and reduce waste, Danielle Merfeld, the company's Chief Technology Officer, told New Energy Update.
Feb 5, 2020
As U.S. researchers predict dramatic falls in floating wind costs in Oregon, key stakeholders are tackling critical transmission and public consultation challenges.
Jan 22, 2020
Offshore load factor downgrades are spurring more rigorous wind modelling as developers assume higher factors for future projects.
Dec 4, 2019
Equinor will use new installation techniques, concrete substructures and a shared mooring design to slice costs at its ground-breaking Hywind Tampen floating wind project in Norway, Halvor Hoen Hersleth, Operations Manager at Hywind Tampen, told the Offshore and Floating Wind Europe 2019 conference.
Nov 20, 2019
A sharp drop in offshore wind prices and global expansion plans have increased the pressure on developers to control costs and meet project deadlines in a rapidly-consolidating supply market, industry leaders told the Offshore & Floating Wind Europe 2019 conference.
Nov 6, 2019
As the UK floating wind industry calls for innovation funding, developers like Cierco are building alliances to gain a competitive edge.
Oct 23, 2019
A new digital twin project led by floating wind developer Principle Power will use advanced wave behavior analysis to improve load calculations critical to long-term design efficiency, project partners told New Energy Update.
Oct 9, 2019
Norway is hosting first-of-a-kind floating wind projects and opening up new sea areas for technology development, aiming to turn oil and gas know-how into renewable trade exports.