Jun 12, 2019
May 29, 2019
Smaller and lighter advanced generator designs will eliminate gearboxes and slice costs if developers can overcome cooling and materials challenges, experts told New Energy Update.
May 15, 2019
Larger turbines and deeper waters are spurring deployment of suction bucket and jacket foundations but standardization and economies of scale will be needed to glean market share from monopiles.
May 1, 2019
New offshore wind hydrogen proposals in Germany and Netherlands expand the revenue potential for offshore wind and deployment learnings will lower hydrogen production costs towards natural gas reforming levels, project participants told New Energy Update.
Apr 10, 2019
Larger project dimensions are testing the limits of monopiles and foundation suppliers are developing modular and mixed-material designs to minimize costs, offshore wind experts told New Energy Update.
Mar 7, 2019
Operators are using multi-skilled teams, vessel enhancements and data analytics gains to reduce the number of crew transfers per turbine, industry experts told New Energy Update.
Feb 20, 2019
Orsted's new partnership with US utility Eversource will improve offshore wind permitting and local industry links and lower development costs, the Danish developer told New Energy Update.
Feb 6, 2019
Shell’s two East Coast lease wins will allow the oil and gas operator to implement offshore learnings and financing power in the rapidly-expanding U.S. offshore wind market.