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Iberdrola has developed offshore wind farms around the world, including the WIkinger project off Germany

Iberdrola eyes 3.5GW offshore wind in Philippines

Spanish energy giant signs option agreement to co-develop five wind farms using fixed-bottom foundations

An artist's impression of what the FlagshipOne project will look like

Ørsted buys a stake in large-scale e-methanol project

New onshore wind will power 70MW of electrolyser capacity to produce hydrogen for FlagshipOne e-methanol project

Borssele III & IV consists of 77 of Vestas’s V164-9.5MW turbines and was fully commissioned in 2021 (pic credit: Van Oord)

Luxcara buys into Borssele III & IV offshore wind farm

Asset manager buys into Dutch offshore wind farm through acquisition of Van Oord’s stake in Blauwwind consortium

News and Analysis

EDF Renewables plans 1GW floating Celtic Sea project

Partnership with Irish developer DP Energy focuses on regeneration opportunities for coastal communities

Blackstone to invest $3bn in US renewables giant

Blackstone’s investment will help to accelerate Invenergy’s development of wind and other renewable technologies

RWE and Northland plan 1.3GW off German coast

Joint venture partners outline plans to develop three wind farms in the German North Sea that could be online by 2028

Ørsted's long-serving finance boss to leave the company

Company begins search for new CFO as Marianne Wiinholt announces she will leave Ørsted by mid-2022

MingYang sets sights on UK offshore wind

Chinese turbine maker eyes latest move into European offshore wind through agreement with UK government

In Depth

Energy transition brings new wind power buyers to the fore

As the drive for electrification gathers pace, the market for corporate renewable power purchase agreements is booming

Hard-to-abate industries look to buy wind power

Power-hungry industries such as chemical and steel producers are looking to renewable power deals to cut their emissions

Wind power sector and fossil-fuel giants — friends or foes?

Will energy majors crush wind veterans with their deep pockets or become powerful allies on the path towards decarbonisation?

China’s oil majors dip their toes in offshore wind

Chinese oil and gas companies are beginning to invest in offshore wind, but seem less keen to own assets than European firms

Big oil plots a new path as tide turns on fossil fuels

As the climate crisis makes itself felt and the energy mix changes, oil and gas majors are looking to wind for a long-term future