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Avangrid, Amazon Partner on 98.4 MW Onshore Oregon Project

Avangrid has signed a new PPA with Amazon to source energy from Avangrid’s 98.4 MW Amazon Wind Farm Oregon - Leaning Juniper IIA, located...

US Forged Rings Announces Construction of Tower Fabrication Facility, Steel Forging Plant

US Forged Rings (USFR) has announced a $700 million investment in servicing the offshore wind industry through construction of a tower fabrication facility and...

Deep Wind Offshore, Hydepoint Partner on Hydrogen to Wind Production

Deep Wind Offshore has entered a collaboration with Hydepoint to produce hydrogen from offshore wind power, with plans being explored to build export pipelines...

Consultations Launched for BlueFloat, Renantis Offshore Wind Farms

Consultations have been launched for the BlueFloat and Renantis partnership’s Scotland offshore wind farms, with a scoping request and Habitats Regulations Assessment screening report...

Onshore Substation Location for F.E.W. Baltic II Offshore Farm Announced

The Voivode of Pomerania has decided on the site of the onshore connection for RWE’s F.E.W. Baltic II offshore wind farm, in the municipality...

Avangrid Announces First Onshore Wind Project in Oklahoma

Avangrid has announced its first renewable project in Oklahoma: Pontotoc Wind, a 147.5 MW farm with 33 turbines, set to be constructed in Pontotoc...

Amazon Signs PPA with ENGIE, Increasing Moray West Output Share

Amazon has signed a CPPA with ENGIE, increasing its share of output from Ocean Winds’ Moray West offshore wind farm in Scotland to a...

Low-Carbon Installation Vessel Funding for Floating Offshore Wind Awarded

The U.K. government has awarded funding to a Morek Engineering-led consortium to design a class of low-carbon installation vessel for the floating offshore wind...

ORLEN, Northland Power Start Building Service Base for Baltic Offshore Farm

ORLEN Group and Northland Power have begun construction of a service base that will support the Baltic Power offshore wind farm, a joint project...

Skipjack Wind Offshore Development Hits a Snag

Offshore wind power developer Ørsted has withdrawn from the Maryland Public Service Commission orders approving the Skipjack 1 and 2 projects: a 966 MW...

Humboldt Bay Harbor Receives Huge Federal Grant for Floating Offshore Port Terminal

The Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District has received a $426.7 million grant from the Federal INFRA program to support the development of...

Orsted Acquires Full Ownership of Sunrise Wind 

Ørsted has signed an agreement with Eversource to acquire Eversource’s 50% share of Sunrise Wind, a 924 MW offshore farm that would deliver power...

Rovco Adds Additional Site Survey Vessel to Company Fleet

Rovco has added a second hull-mounted survey vessel to its fleet with a four-year charter of the DP2 vessel Glomar Worker.   Rovco is converting the...

Two of Five Incat Crowther CTVs Delivered to WINDEA CTV

Two Incat Crowther-designed crew transfer vessels (CTVs) have been delivered to WINDEA CTV, a U.S.-based joint venture owned by MidOcean Wind and Hornblower Wind. The...

U.S. Maritime Administration Awards Federal Grant to Humboldt Wind Terminal Project 

The U.S. Maritime Administration has awarded the Humboldt Heavy Lift Marine Terminal an approximately $8.7 million federal grant to support the project’s use for...

Amazon Remains World’s Largest Corporate Renewables Purchaser

Amazon invested in more than 100 new solar and wind energy projects last year, becoming the world’s largest corporate purchaser of renewable energy for...

Vestas Taps ArcelorMittal to Reduce Wind Turbine Tower Carbon Footprint

Vestas says it has established a partnership with ArcelorMittal to launch a low-carbon-emissions steel offering that significantly reduces the lifetime carbon dioxide emissions from...

AMSC Providing Wind Turbine Electrical Control Systems to OEM

AMSC has received an $8 million order for its 3 MW class wind turbine electrical control systems (ECS) from Inox Wind Ltd., an India-based...

Floventis Energy Announces Public Consultation on Floating Celtic Sea Wind Farm 

Floventis Energy has confirmed the start of public consultation on Llŷr 1, a test and demonstration floating wind farm situated in the Celtic Sea...

Hollandse Kust Alpha Receives Offshore Grid Connection Certificate Ahead of Schedule

After three years of development and construction, the grid connection for the Hollandse Kust (West) Alpha offshore wind project in the Netherlands is ready...

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