News & in-depth analysis of offshore wind farms and offshore wind technology, project development, vessels, undersea cabling and marine services.
Looking for dedicated offshore wind coverage?
Visit Windpower Monthly's sister site Windpower Offshore for exclusive news, analysis and business intelligence.
FRANCE: The rated capacity of the Vertiwind vertical-axis floating turbine will be 2.6MW instead of the 2MW previously announced.
NERHERLANDS: An articulated pipe cable-protection system has been developed by Dutch family-owned CP/NL Engineering to protect the free-hanging section of inter-array cables between turbines.
UNITED STATES: Cape Wind is on life support, and the next few weeks will be crucial for the 468MW offshore wind project and developer Energy Management Inc (EMI).
Windpower Monthly Events
Latest Windfarms Updated On WPO Intelligence
Last updated 23 April 2015
|Project Name||Country||MW||Developer||Announcement||Date reported|
|Borkum West 2||Germany||200MW||Trianel||Half of turbines grid connected||23-Apr-15|
|Nordergrunde||Germany||111MW||wpd||Ordnance clearance contract||23-Apr-15|
|Hornsea Project One||UK||1.2GW||Dong Energy||Geotechnical survey complete||23-Apr-15|
|Hornsea Project Two||UK||1.8GW||Smart Wind||Interested parties registration close||23-Apr-15|
|Gargano Sud||Italy||340MW||wpd||Project placed on hold||22-Apr-15|
|Westermeerwind||Netherlands||144MW||Westermeerwind BV||Half of foundations installed||22-Apr-15|
|Race Bank||UK||580MW||Dong Energy||Cable installation vessel selected||21-Apr-15|
|Burbo Bank Extension||UK||256MW||Dong Energy||Cable installation contractor selected||21-Apr-15|
|Thornton Bank||Belgium||295MW||C-Power Consortium||Maintenance vessel deployment||17-Apr-15|
|Mermaid||Belgium||266MW||THV Mermaid||Environmental permit approved||17-Apr-15|
|EnBW Baltic 2||Germany||288MW||EnBW||Turbine installation two-thirds complete||17-Apr-15|
|Gwynt y Mor||UK||576MW||RWE Innogy||Crew transfer vessel charter||16-Apr-15|
Windpower Monthly has produced a special report covering the examining the future of the global offshore sector. It covers Europe's ambitious plans versus the financial realities, and progress in other markets such as China and the US.
Windpower Monthly examines the challenges and issues surrounding access for deep-water and far-shore wind projects.
Windpower Monthly has created a special report examining technlogical inovation in the offshore sector, looking at areas including cabling, turbine foundations and vessels.
Windpower Monthly looks at the European wind market and how it is managing the downturn and EU target deadlines.
Competitive basic salary, comprehensive benefits package: SLR Consulting Ltd: Exciting opportunity for Offshore/Marine/Coastal development specialist...
£70K+: Allen & York Ltd: Exciting career opportunity in the offshore wind industry! Location;mainly based in Brussels, with some international travel...
£35000 - £45000 per annum: Mattinson Partnership: We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior or Principal Environmental Planner (EIA) to join...
Competitive basic salary plus comprehensive benefits package: SLR Consulting Ltd: Exciting opportunities for experienced Acoustics consultants with commercial...
Package offered will be dependent on qualifications and experience.: Natural Power Consultants Ltd: Due to the on-going growth within the Technical Department...