‘Nothing short of staggering’: Global offshore wind power pipeline ‘doubles in a year’

The global pipeline of offshore wind projects has almost doubled within a year from 429GW of potential new capacity to 846GW, according to an analysis today by RenewableUK. The estimated pipeline encompasses offshore wind projects at every stage of development, including those newly operational, under construction, consented or in the planning stages, the UK trade … Read more

'Floating wind superpower': New taskforce aims to make UK world leader in floating turbine technology

RenewableUK hails UK potential to make floating wind a century-defining industrial success A new Floating Offshore Wind Task Force has been launched by trade body RenewableUK to help the UK “seize world leadership” in the innovative technologies that underpin floating wind farm developments. Bringing together industry leaders, senior government officials, and other key stakeholders, the … Read more

Floating wind: Government opens up £160m funding and unveils industry champion

The government has launched a £160m funding program to support its goal of delivering up to 5GW of floating offshore wind capacity in the UK by the end of the decade, alongside the announcement of a new industry ‘champion’ to spearhead the scaling up of the cutting-edge technology. The new Floating Offshore Wind Manufacturing Investment … Read more