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Maryland Kicks Off Application Period For Offshore Wind Development

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 26, 2016

With the receipt of the initial application for a proposed offshore wind project, the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) has opened a 180-day application period for any other developers of offshore wind projects off the Maryland coast. The application period [Read More]

Ballast Nedam Shifts Offshore Contracts To Deutsche Windtechnik

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 26, 2016

Netherlands-based Ballast Nedam has sold its current portfolio of four offshore wind inspection and maintenance contracts to Deutsche Windtechnik BV, the Dutch subsidiary of Deutsche Windtechnik. The sale involves five-year inspection and maintenance contracts for the following projects: Eneco Luchterduinen, [Read More]

NorSea Group Providing Stord Base For Hywind Floating Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 22, 2016

The NorSea Group AS (NSG) has signed a contract with Statoil to supply a Stord base for the Hywind floating offshore wind pilot project off the eastern coast of Scotland. The contract includes the installation of NSG’s Stord base for [Read More]

Mayor de Blasio Called On To Bring Offshore Wind To NYC

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 22, 2016

More than 150 New Yorkers recently joined community groups, environmental justice leaders, national environmental organizations and local officials on the steps of City Hall in New York City to thank Mayor Bill de Blasio for his commitment to power 100% [Read More]

ABS Group Providing Services For Floating Offshore Wind Demo

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 17, 2016

ABS Group Ltd., a Houston-headquartered provider of project certification and quality assurance services for offshore wind assets, has received a contract to provide third-party certification and design verification services for Hexicon AB for the Dounreay Trì floating offshore wind farm [Read More]

Siemens Nets Final Type Certification For 7 MW Offshore Wind Turbine

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 16, 2016

Siemens says the development of its 7 MW offshore wind turbine has reached its last stage, as the SWT-7.0-154 has successfully passed final type certification. Because many of the technological components in this new turbine are the same as those [Read More]

DONG Energy Divests 50% Of Offshore Farm To PKA, The LEGO Group

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 10, 2016

DONG Energy has signed and completed an agreement to divest 50% of Burbo Bank Extension, a 258 MW U.K. offshore wind farm, to Danish pension provider PKA and KIRKBI A/S, a parent company of the LEGO Group. Each investor will [Read More]

Global Marine Acquires Majority Stake In Offshore-Focused CWind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 05, 2016

Global Marine Systems Ltd., a provider of engineering and underwater services, has acquired a majority interest in offshore renewables specialist CWind Ltd., based in Colchester, U.K. According to Global Marine – which has main offices in Chelmsford, U.K., and Singapore [Read More]

DONG Commits To Building 1.2 GW Hornsea Project One

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 03, 2016

DONG Energy has made a final investment decision to build the 1.2 GW Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in the U.K. Comprising Siemens’ 7.0 MW turbines, Hornsea, located 120 km off the Yorkshire coast, covers approximately 407 square km. [Read More]

Siemens Inks Its First Offshore Wind Order For Finland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2016

Siemens says it has been awarded its first commercial offshore wind order from Finland: the supply, installation and commissioning of 10 turbines for the Tahkoluoto demonstration wind farm in the Baltic Sea. The customer is Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy, a wind [Read More]