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Offshore In Depth

France repowering clarified, offshore simplified

France repowering clarified, offshore simplified

FRANCE: The French government has passed a law designed to speed up the deployment of offshore wind power projects and issued guidelines to bring clarity for repowering onshore facilities.

Floating pioneers undaunted by challenges

Floating pioneers undaunted by challenges

UK: Realism over the challenges that floating offshore faces was balanced by optimism that they will be overcome as experts gathered at the Windpower Monthly forum.

Back to the future

Back to the future

UK: In bringing the UK's generation fleet into the 21st century with its latest offshore wind farm, sometimes you have to go back 4,000 years. This is what ScottishPower Renewables has done at the East Anglia One project, uncovering a rare neolithic trackway and animal skulls in the process.

Windpower Monthly Events

    

Latest Windfarms Updated On WPO Intelligence

Last updated 23 December 2015

Project NameCountryCapacityDeveloper/OwnerAnnouncementDate reported
Hornsea Project Two UK 1.8GW Dong Energy Planning inspection completed 16-Dec-15
European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre UK 100MW Vattenfall, Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG) Supreme Court appeal rejected 16-Dec-15
Walney Extension West UK 330MW Dong Energy Confirmed turbine order 16-Dec-15
Nordsee One Germany 332MW Northland Power, RWE Innogy Foundation installation begins 16-Dec-15
East Anglia Three UK 1.2GW ScottishPower Renewables Planning application accepted 15-Dec-15
Hornsea Project One UK 1.2GW Dong Energy Onshore substation contractor appointed 15-Dec-15
Hywind Scotland UK 30MW Statoil Anchor supplier selected 25-Nov-15
Anholt Denmark 400MW Dong Energy Cable repair complete 24-Nov-15
Kriegers Flak Denmark 600MW - Preliminary tender conditions published 23-Nov-15
Dudgeon UK 400MW Statkraft, Statoil, Masdar Electrical infrastructure contractor selected 23-Nov-15
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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.