Jul 1, 2020
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.
Mar 7, 2019
Operators are using multi-skilled teams, vessel enhancements and data analytics gains to reduce the number of crew transfers per turbine, industry experts told New Energy Update.
Feb 20, 2019
Orsted's new partnership with US utility Eversource will improve offshore wind permitting and local industry links and lower development costs, the Danish developer told New Energy Update.
Feb 6, 2019
Shell’s two East Coast lease wins will allow the oil and gas operator to implement offshore learnings and financing power in the rapidly-expanding U.S. offshore wind market.
Dec 5, 2018
Project efficiency gains, supportive funding markets, and growing demand from corporate customers will support zero-subsidy projects in the coming years but electrification growth is required longer term, leading developers told the 2018 Offshore Wind Europe conference.