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CWind wins Rampion cable installation deal

UK: Vessels supplier CWind has won a contract to install a fibre optic cable at E.on's 400MW Rampion project 13 kilometres off the coast of Sussex, southern UK.

Increased output and divestments boost Dong earnings

DENMARK: Dong Energy has reported an operating profit of DKK 4.4 billion (€591 million) in the second quarter of the year, an increase of 70%, and indicated a shift in divestment strategy.

Dong sells Borkum Riffgrund 2 stake

GERMANY: Dong Energy has sold a 50% stake in the 450MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind project to investment firm Global Infrastructure Partners.

Government support for offshore research

UK: Dong Energy and Siemens-Gamesa Renewable Energy are linking up with British academic research centres to advance technological progress and cut the costs of offshore wind-generated electricity.

Netherlands offers Zuid-Holland at zero-subsidy

NETHERLANDS: The Dutch minister for economic affairs said the license for the Zuid Holland 1 wind projects will be offered to any developer wanting to make a zero-subsidy bid, before starting the auction process.

Adwen restructures for uncertain future

FRANCE: A restructuring programme has started at offshore manufacturer Adwen, with CEO Luis Alvarez set to leave, and questions remaining unanswered over its future operations.

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Ideol secures €8m in financing

FRANCE: Floating foundation designer Ideol has gained €8 million in new backing from two firms with a track record in offshore wind: Siem Offshore and Hitachi Zosen.

OWE 2017: Aerodyn twin-rotor concept on display

SPONSORED CONTENT: Founder and president of aerodyn engineering, Sönke Siegfriedsen tells Windpower Monthly about the company's new approach to offshore wind turbines with its SCDnezzy2 twin-rotor concept.

Fighting for wind

WORLDWIDE: Following his tenth anniversary as secretary-general of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), Steve Sawyer reflects on the progress wind power has made and its hopes and expectations for the future in conversation with David Weston.

Northland Power developing 1.2GW off Taiwan

TAIWAN: Canadian electricity producer Northland Power has formed a 60-40 joint venture with Singaporean partner Yushan Energy to develop two offshore wind projects by 2023-2024.


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