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Offshore wind newcomer divests 80% of Swedish lake project

Offshore wind newcomer divests 80% of Swedish lake project

UK investment firm Downing will buy a majority stake in a 100MW wind farm in Lake V?nern for around €29 million

Massachusetts governor vetoes higher offshore wind target

Massachusetts governor vetoes higher offshore wind target

A climate bill that would have raised the state’s offshore wind target by an additional 2.4GW has been stymied by the governor on the grounds that cutting emissions by an extra 5% in the next ten years would cost $6 billion

Six groups join race for Denmark's Thor offshore wind farm

Six groups join race for Denmark's Thor offshore wind farm

The Danish Energy Agency has prequalified sector giants and energy companies from across Europe to develop the up to 1GW offshore wind farm — the country's largest yet

Offshore News & Analysis

Equinor and BP victorious in New York offshore wind tender

Equinor and BP have been selected to build nearly 2.5GW of offshore wind off the coast of New York, taking the US state’s total offshore commitments with the energy giants to 3.3GW

Vestas to cut jobs as part of offshore wind JV integration

Vestas plans to cut about 220 jobs as it integrates MHI Vestas into the company

SGRE and Siemens Energy plan offshore-wind powered hydrogen pilot

Siemens Gamesa and its parent company aim to install an array of electrolysers inside the manufacturer's 14MW offshore wind turbine

Ørsted to beat 2020 operating profit forecast

Danish energy giant ?rsted expects to report full-year operating profit above its latest forecasts

EU backs Ørsted and Siemens Gamesa's offshore wind-powered hydrogen study

A consortium including ?rsted, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, ITM Power and Element Energy has landed a €5 million funding boost from an EU research programme

Offshore In depth

Turbines of the Year 2020: Innovations

Crane solution means older vessels can be adapted to install next-generation offshore giants

Turbines of the Year 2020: Offshore turbines

Strong showing from Chinese manufacturers as established players focus on 10MW+

Baltic Insight report: Reaching out across the sea

With nine countries bordering the Baltic Sea, a number of cross-border projects are in the works, from transmission links to co-developing sites

Baltic Insight report: Poland in pole position as offshore prepares to gear up

As Europe looks to offshore wind to help reach its net-zero target, the Baltic Sea is set to see a big increase in construction over the next decade, with new markets entering the field

Dongfang fast-tracks direct-drive designs for onshore and offshore

In-depth technology analysis of China's most powerful operating turbine by Eize de Vries