Offshore wind farm

HK Electric to Develop Hong Kong’s First Offshore Wind Farm

Hong Kong may get to witness its first offshore wind energy farm coming up in 2027 as HK Electric has announced that it has plans to develop an offshore wind farm southwest of Lamma Island. HK Energy said that an application for variation of an environmental permit for the proposed project has been approved by […]

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Belgian company installs turbines in first French offshore wind farm

Belgian civil engineering company Jan De Nul’s Offshore Jack-Up Installation Vessel ‘vole au vent’ has kicked off her mission on the Saint-Nazaire Wind Farm project in France. In total, she will transport and install 80 units of 6 MW Wind Turbine Generators (WTG) for the construction of the very first offshore wind farm in French […]

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16 Megawatt Offshore Wind Turbine to Come Up in China

Chinese domination in the renewable energy sector continues with the latest announcement of wind turbine manufacturer MingYang Smart Energy’s plans to deploy two giant wind turbines, with 16 megawatts (MW) capacity each, in the South China Sea. Sources say that the installation will take place at the MingYang Yangjiang Qingzhou Four offshore wind farm. According […]

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100MW Offshore Wind Plant Launched in Vietnam Amid RE Push

Vietnam ‘s leading renewables firm Trung Nam Group has launched its first offshore wind farm amid the Southeast Asian country’s drive for clean energy, the company said on Monday. The 5 trillion dong ($220.17 million as $1 = 22,710 dong) farm in the southern province of Tra Vinh has 25 turbines with installed capacity of […]

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Vineyard Wind Raises $2.3 B for 800 MW Wind Project in Atlantic Ocean

Vineyard Wind, a joint venture between Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), has achieved financial close for its first project, raising $2.3 billion of senior debt for the construction of an 800 MW offshore wind farm in U.S. federal waters in the Atlantic Ocean. Nine international and U.S. based banks helped […]

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Shell & EDF JV to Build 1.5 GW Offshore Wind Farm in New Jersey

Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind, a 50-50 joint venture between California-based EDF Renewables North America and British-Dutch firm Shell New Energies US LLC, has received the right to provide 1.5 gigawatts of renewable offshore energy, enough to power over 700,000 homes in the city, by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. The New Jersey regulators […]

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Enterprize Launches 1st Vietnamese floating LIDAR survey at Thang Long

Enterprize Energy, a pioneering low carbon energy developer, announced today that it has commissioned Fugro, the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, and its Vietnamese partner, PTSC, to install floating LiDAR survey technology at the site of the 3.4GW Thang Long offshore wind farm – the first time such technology has been used in Vietnam. Offshore wind […]

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BASF & RWE to Build a 2GW Offshore Wind & H2 Project in Ludwigshafen

German chemicals giant BASF and energy company RWE presented a project idea on Friday to build an additional offshore wind farm with a capacity of 2 GW to provide the Ludwigshafen chemical site with green electricity and enable CO2-free production of hydrogen. The aim is to electrify the production processes for basic chemicals, which are […]

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2.4 GW Hornsea 3 Offshore Wind Farm Cleared for Development

The UK Government has finally approved the application and given development consent for the 2.4 GW Hornsea 3 offshore wind farm The UK Government has announced that it has given development consent for Ørsted’s Hornsea Project Three (3) offshore wind farm. The project which offers an approximate capacity of up to 2400 MW (2.4 GW) […]

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