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Global offshore wind O&M spend to grow to Euro 11 billion by 2028: WoodMac

The global offshore wind operation and maintenance (O&M) market is expected to grow by 17% annually to €11 billion by 2028, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie Power and Renewables. Europe is the largest contributor with €6.7 billion in value while the Asia Pacific region is keeping up the pace in O&M market size […]

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Prysmian Secures €200 Million Offshore Wind Energy Project in the US

Prysmian Group has been awarded a contract worth approximately €200 million by Vineyard Wind, LLC, a US offshore wind development company 50% owned by funds of Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners and 50% by Avangrid Renewables , to provide a submarine power cable system which will deliver clean energy to the mainland power grid in the US. […]

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The Complicated Future of Offshore Wind Power in the U.S

Over the past decade, wind power production in the U.S. has tripled, becoming the largest source of renewable energy in the country. There are more than 56,800 wind turbines in 41 states and territories, generating more than 6 percent of the nation’s electricity, supporting more than 105,000 jobs and garnering billions of dollars in private and […]

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UK wants offshore wind power to provide one third of the country’s electricity by 2030

Britain wants offshore wind farms to provide one third of the country’s electricity by 2030, the government announced Thursday, at a time when its nuclear energy ambitions are stumbling. Working with the private sector to take advantage of the island nation’s surrounding waters to power homes and businesses with increasing amounts of renewable energy, the […]

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2nd Taiwan Offshore Wind Energy Summit 2018 from 6th November

The offshore wind resource around Taiwanese coast is considered excellent. More than 6,000MW potential capacity at water depths of less than 50m and with 16 of 20 best offshore wind sites in the world, Taiwan is considered as one of the most wonderful areas for offshore wind energy exploration. Based on this advantage, Taiwanese government […]

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Global wind-power capacity to increase nearly 3%: MAKE

MAKE forecasts the annual wind-power capacity additions to average more than 67 GW from 2018 to 2027, resulting in a compounded annual growth rate that exceeds 8% over the period. Even as incentive mechanisms in several markets expire, country-level policy developments in Q2 have a significant impact on the global wind-power outlook. Significant multi-gigawatt upgrades […]

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GE Renewable Energy, ORE Catapult sign R&D agreement to advance offshore wind technologies in UK

GE Renewable Energy and the UK’s Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult have signed a five-year research and development agreement to test and develop next generation offshore wind technologies. GE’s recently announced Haliade-X 12 MW offshore wind turbine and existing Haliade 150-6MW will undergo advanced test and demonstration programs that accurately replicate real-world operational conditions to […]

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