Offshore

RSS feed

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?

Windpower Offshore

Visit Windpower Monthly's sister site Windpower Offshore for exclusive news, analysis and business intelligence.


Offshore In Depth

Charting the course for offshore access systems

Charting the course for offshore access systems

WORLDWIDE: Large and far-from-shore wind projects in rough environments create challenges for operations and maintenance, starting with access, which is why one area of the Carbon Trust's research is focusing on crew transfer vessels.

WindTech: Speed equaliser improves tensioning

WindTech: Speed equaliser improves tensioning

WORLDWIDE: Nexus, the Latin word for connection, is the name of a new cable-laying vessel from Dutch offshore contractor, Van Oord.

Wind Economics: Installed costs to fall from last year's peak

Wind Economics: Installed costs to fall from last year's peak

EUROPE: After a period of some uncertainty, offshore wind costs are now moving downwards. The EU/FOWIND's Offshore Wind Policy and Market Assessment suggests that installed costs of offshore wind peaked at just under €4,000/kW in 2014 and are now falling.

Find Products, Services & Suppliers

Windpower Monthly Events

Latest Windfarms Updated On WPO Intelligence

Last updated 22 May 2015

Project NameCountryMWDeveloperAnnouncementDate reported
Block Island USA 30MW Deepwater Wind Blade supply contract 18-May-15
Block Island USA 30MW Deepwater Wind Crew transfer contract 18-May-15
Rampion UK 400MW E.on Turbine order 18-May-15
Westermost Rough UK 210MW Dong Energy OFTO preferred bidder status 18-May-15
Gwynt y Mor UK 576MW RWE Innogy Crew transfer vessel chartered 14-May-15
Deutsche Bucht Germany 210MW - Construction deadline extended 12-May-15
Nordsee Ost Germany 295MW RWE Innogy Officially opened 11-May-15
Saint Brieuc France 496MW Eole-RES New investor 08-May-15
Borssele III&IV Netherlands 700MW - EIA studies contractor selected 07-May-15
Kriegers Flak Denmark 600MW Energinet.dk Tender launched 06-May-15
More offshore project data

Data supplied by WPO Intelligence

Offshore Special Reports

Global Offshore - Special Report

Global Offshore - Special Report

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.

Vessels and Access - Special Report

Vessels and Access - Special Report

Windpower Monthly examines the challenges and issues surrounding access for deep-water and far-shore wind projects.

Offshore Technology - Special Report

Offshore Technology - Special Report

Windpower Monthly has created a special report examining technlogical inovation in the offshore sector, looking at areas including cabling, turbine foundations and vessels.

Europe 2020 - Special Report

Europe 2020 - Special Report

Windpower Monthly looks at the European wind market and how it is managing the downturn and EU target deadlines.


Latest Offshore Jobs