Tagged Offshore

EDF Renewables names MHI Vestas as preferred U.S. offshore supplier

By Michelle Froese EDF Renewables North America has selected MHI Vestas Offshore Wind as the preferred supplier for the Nautilus Offshore Wind project off the coast of Atlantic City, New Jersey. The pioneering offshore wind project has plans to feature three V164-8.3 MW turbines from MHI Vestas, The pioneering offshore wind project, the first in…

Siemens Gamesa adapts SG 8.0-167 DD to U.S. offshore market

By Michelle Froese Based on the proven Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) Offshore Direct-Drive wind-turbine platform, the variant meets the full range of technical conditions present in waters along the U.S. coasts and in the Great Lakes. The new SG 8.0-167 DD offshore turbine variant is specifically tailored for U.S. market conditions. The SG 8.0-167…

OWC 2018: Profitability and Financeability of Offshore Wind

By OffshoreWind Building offshore wind parks without subsidy has hailed a new phase in the development of offshore wind. Next to that, the LCOE of offshore wind has dropped dramatically in the last ten years. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full…

5 tips for offshore wind-turbine inspections by drone

By Michelle Froese Written by Theresa Trevor, Director of MarketingSkySpecs, Inc. Automated drones are making offshore wind-turbine inspections significantly safer and more efficient than onsite manual checks. There are now 18,814 MW of installed offshore wind capacity in 17 markets around the world. Offshore wind farms are susceptible to many maintenance issues from the extreme…

Offshore Wind Conference 2018: One Week to Go

By Offshore Wind Are you ready for the new dawn in offshore wind? At the Offshore Wind Conference 2018 (OWC 2018), you can discover how you and your company can prepare for the new industry standards throughout… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]…

Jan De Nul Orders Huisman Gripper

By OffshoreWind Jan De Nul Group has awarded Huisman with a contract for the delivery of a monopile gripper which will be installed on the wind turbine installation vessel Vole au vent. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For…

Weatherwatch: the UK’s climate is ideal for renewable energy

By Paul Brown Britain is a leader in offshore wind but lacks political will to invest in other emerging technologiesA maritime climate with wind, sun and waves and an island surrounded by shallow seas with a high tidal range makes the UK probably the best-placed country in the world to take advantage of renewable energy.Britain…

EDS Completes Aberdeen Bay Work

By Offshore Wind EDS HV Group has completed its scope of work at Vattenfall’s European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC), also known as the Aberdeen offshore wind farm. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore…

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