Bigger Turbines, Better Grids: Siemens Gamesa on Planning an Offshore Boom

By [email protected] Europe’s offshore wind ambitions have now been quantified. The U.K. and the 27 European Union nations are aiming for a combined 100 gigawatts of operation capacity by 2030.

Getting there is achievable, but to really get the most out of offshore wind’s potential, a host of other puzzle pieces need to fall into place. The offshore wind sector itself is only in control of some of these. The wider power sector, regulators and politicians all have a fundamental role to play.

From a technology point of view, however, the sector has done the heavy lifting.

Larger turbines are a “key enabler” of the

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