U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced $18.5 million in new Department of Energy (DOE) funding for an offshore wind research and development (R&D) consortium that will conduct U.S.-specific research aimed at reducing the cost of offshore wind in the U.S.
The UK generates more electricity from offshore wind than any other country in the world with around 5% of our annual electrical energy coming from the sector.
As part of its ongoing commitment to bring cleaner energy to its customers, Dominion Energy Virginia is moving forward on the mid-Atlantic’s first offshore wind project in a federal lease area.
Vattenfall’s fast growing wind organization is adapting in order to focus on the different market conditions of various renewable energy sources. As a consequence, the Wind Business Area will now operate with three Business Units…
Last summer, Massachusetts required utilities to procure 1,600 megawatts (MW) of clean, offshore wind energy within the next decade, setting off an intense competition among offshore wind developers in the region.
On January 25th, the Sandbank Offshore Wind Farm started delivering power to the grid.