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Joint venture targets ‘vast potential’ of U.S. floating offshore wind market

A joint venture between global energy giant TotalEnergies and Simply Blue Group, a developer of floating offshore wind projects, aims to capitalize on the "vast potential" of floating offshore wind projects in the U.S.

Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm installs first turbine foundation

The $4 billion Seagreen Offshore Wind Project is Scotland's largest and the world's deepest, fixed-bottom offshore wind farm.

The world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine just got more powerful

GE Renewable Energy's prototype Haliade-X offshore wind turbine, the most powerful in the world, has reached a production output of 14 MW.

Europe’s offshore wind to green hydrogen plan won’t work for the US, report finds

The vast majority of electricity generated by the U.S. far-younger offshore wind energy will be needed to transition the grid away from fossil fuels.

SSE Renewables enters Japanese offshore wind market

SSE Renewables has signed an agreement with Japanese renewable energy developer, Pacifico Energy, to create a joint ownership company that will pursue offshore wind energy development in Japan. (Courtesy: SSE Renewables)

N.C. offshore wind faces big challenges, even bigger opportunities, advocates say

A new coalition of environmental and clean energy groups is working to overcome barriers to offshore wind, including local pockets of opposition and an approaching ban on energy development in the southern Atlantic Ocean.

Startup develops world’s first unmanned rescue vessel for offshore wind industry

Zelim and Chartwell Marine have partnered to develop the world's first unmanned rescue vessel for the offshore wind industry.

NJ utility seeks approval for offshore wind transmission project

The Jersey Central plan outlines a comprehensive transmission system investment program to connect enough offshore wind-generated power for nearly 2.5 million homes.
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UK support scheme funds next-gen wind turbine manufacturing

Offshore wind cabling manufacturer JDR Cable Systems has announced that it will receive funding from the UK government’s Offshore Wind Manufacturing Investment Support scheme.

UK puts its money where its mouth is with December renewables auction

More good news from the UK this month as the Government announced a new package of £265m to support green energy projects. The money will be channeled via the Contracts for Difference auction series, an incentive scheme launched just under a decade ago.