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Deutsche Bucht project gets go-ahead

GERMANY: Van Oord will build the €1.3 billion Deutsche Bucht (DeBu) offshore wind project in the German North Sea.

UK completes sale of Green Investment Bank

UK: The sale of the government's Green Investment Bank (GIB) to a consortium led by Australian investment firm Macquarie for £2.3 billion (€2.75 billion) was finalised today (18 August).

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.

Dredging International to install modular grid cables

BELGIUM: Dredging International has won a contract to install submarine power cables for the four-project modular offshore grid (MOG) in the North Sea.

Forewind splits Dogger Bank zone

UK: The Forewind consortium has decided to go its separate ways, splitting the four projects between the three members.

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.

A2Sea acquired by rival GeoSea

EUROPE: Offshore wind installation specialist GeoSea, part of the Belgian marine expert Deme Group, has acquired the A2Sea vessels supplier from Dong Energy and Siemens.

EIB backs Elia offshore grid

BELGIUM: The European Investment Bank (EIB) has loaned €100 million to support Belgian transmission operator Elia's Stevin grid project, aimed at integrating more offshore wind into the country's network.

Atkins wins Chinese design contract

CHINA: UK-based engineering consultancy Atkins has won a contract to design a substation platform for SPIC's 300MW Binhai South offshore wind project.

OWE 2017: Dong to deploy storage system at Burbo Bank

UK: Dong Energy has announced plans to install a 2MW battery storage system in north-west England, to be connected to the 90MW Burbo Bank offshore wind project.


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