Sovcomflot’s icebreaking standby vessel Yevgeny Primakov took the OSJ Support Vessel of the Year award at this year’s OSJ Conference, Awards & Exhibition, while CTV WEM 1 and Maersk Inventor gave it a run for its money
Hard on the heels of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind’s announcement of a 10-MW offshore wind turbine, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has unveiled a 10-MW+ unit with 30% greater annual energy production than its predecessor
The UK oil and gas industry’s history of innovation will be ‘critical’ to efforts to build a low carbon economy, a report claims, but fossil fuels will only play back-up role as a source of electricity as more wind and solar comes online
The world’s largest international financier for renewable energy, the European Investment Bank, has confirmed new backing for investment across India, including onshore wind, offshore wind and solar projects
Turbine maintenance and repair specialist Deutsche Windtechnik says asset owners need to prepare now for the significant number of offshore wind turbines in German waters that will soon reach the end of their warranty period
The Crown Estate has published detail of plans for its next round of offshore windfarms – including proposed locations to be offered for new seabed rights – and said 7 GW, rather than 6 GW could now be developed.
The US stands ready to take advantage of the development of new, large turbines for offshore wind and cost reduction achieved in the European market, but when it comes to foundations the picture is more complex
Organisations representing renewable energy in Ireland have called on Ireland’s minister for communications, climate action and environment Denis Naughten TD to set a target to supply 70% of electricity from renewables by 2030
A unique 2 day conference to be held on 4-5 September in Bergen, Norway. This event will examine how vessels of all sizes can achieve significant reductions in fuel consumption, maintenance costs and emissions.