Future Renewables Eco (FRE) plc has successfully completed the £4 million (US $5.78 million) fundraise for Phase 1 of its northern UK wind turbine operation, and is now well underway with Phase 2 of the project.
attenfalls largest offshore wind farm today is Thanet, UK (300 MW). Horns Rev 3, outside the Danish coast, is currently under construction (400 MW), in operation in 2017.
The world’s largest floating wind project is located in Scottish waters 25 kilometers off the coast of Peterhead in Aberdeenshire.
The owners of the offshore wind power plant are RWE, UK Green Investment Bank, Macquarie Capital and Siemens Financial Services (SFS), each with a 25 percent stake.
Wave energy developer Aquamarine Power has called in administrators to manage the business and to seek a sale or investment via the administration process.
Established in 2003, the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is one of the world’s leading test centres for new wave and tidal energy devices to test in the open sea.