Portugal will hold its first offshore wind auction, with a goal of 10 GW by 2030

According to Prime Minister Antonio Costa, Portugal anticipates holding its first offshore wind energy auction during the fourth quarter of this year with a goal of installing 10 GW of capacity by 2030. He stated during a state visit to…

Germany’s development strategy is a crucial step toward achieving its offshore wind goals

According to the Economy and Climate Protection Ministry (BMWK), a new area development plan for the spread of offshore wind energy is a crucial step in helping Germany come closer to its aim of installing at least 30 gigawatts (GW)…

China introduces its most powerful wind turbines

According to the engineers who were responsible for the project, the 18-megawatt offshore turbine is able to provide enough electricity to provide up to 40,000 houses for a full year. The construction is capable of producing up to 44.8 kWh…

Germany is considering providing industry users with subsidies for offshore wind energy

According to a report in the business newspaper Handelsblatt, the German economy ministry is working on a proposal to subsidize offshore electricity for industry clients through an auction process. The goal of this idea is to protect businesses from growing…

First Offshore Wind Farm in Japan Begins Operations

The first offshore wind farm in Japan, known as the Noshiro Port offshore wind farm, began its first day of commercial operation on December 22, 2022. According to a statement released by Marubeni, the Noshiro Port offshore wind farm has…

The largest 16MW offshore wind turbine in the world leaves the assembly line

On Wednesday, the Fujian province in East China witnessed the completion of manufacture of the world’s largest 16-megawatt offshore wind turbine. This achievement represents a significant step forward in the development of offshore wind power equipment across the globe. The…

Europe’s latest wind offshore auction based on non-price criteria was successful

The Hollandse Kust West (HKW) tender’s “Site VII” results were released by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO). It is the most recent significant non-price auction. The winning bid came from RWE subsidiary Oranje Wind Power II. A 700 MW offshore…

China installs the biggest offshore wind turbine in the world

The unit power of the wind turbines is 13.6 megawatts, and the diameter of the blades on these machines is 252 meters. In conjunction with the festivities for the 20th CCP, which began yesterday in Beijing, China placed into action…

Lamprell is negotiating a “significant” offshore wind agreement
[Image: Lamprell] Fabricator situated in the United Arab Emirates negotiating with an undisclosed customer to finalize the conditions of a reservation agreement. Lamprell, a UAE-based fabricator, has gone into exclusive discussions as preferred supplier with an undisclosed offshore wind customer…
By 2030, Spain intends to build up to 3 GW of offshore Wind energy
Last week, Spain adopted its first Offshore Wind Roadmap. It intends to jump-start offshore wind deployment, with the goal of having up to 3 GW operational by 2030. Given the topography of Spain, it will all be floating offshore wind.…