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Ørsted's profits squeezed despite offshore earnings boost

Ørsted's earnings from offshore wind increased 18% in the first half of 2019, but its overall profit fell by 6% year on year.

Vattenfall's Danish nearshore sites pushed back

Following complaints from local residents, developer Vattenfall has pushed its 350MW nearshore wind sites back, both in terms of timescale, and distance to shore.

Neighbourhood watch: Linked sites provide back-up power

A cable connecting two offshore wind projects in Denmark has been used for the first time to provide an emergency power supply in a show of neighbourly support.

CIP targets Asia and Latin America with new fund

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has established a new fund with a primary focus on greenfield renewable energy projects in Asia and Latin America.

Danish-led group plan North Sea wind power hub

The Centre for Electric Power and Energy at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is leading a research project to determine the technology needed for an artificial island to connect North Sea wind farms to surrounding countries.

WindTech: MHI Vestas goes global with 9.5MW typhoon-class V174

MHI Vestas introduced its latest V174-9.5MW offshore turbine model with an enlarged 174-metre rotor in February. Senior product manager Anders Bach Andersen talked to Eize de Vries at the recent WindEurope event in Bilbao about how this model differs from to the "original" V164 series, including last year's V164-10.0MW upgrade.

Ørsted's offshore wind earnings increase

An increase in earnings from Ørsted's offshore wind farms softened the blow of settling an arbitration case over the award of a gas purchase contract in the first quarter of 2019.

Danish offshore survey is "incomplete", says Wind Denmark

"If Denmark is to be Silicon Valley for offshore wind, then it requires a strategy that has far greater ambitions," says the political director of the newly formed Wind Denmark trade body as a government survey reveals areas for up to 12.4GW of new capacity.

GE fined for misleading EC

The European Commission has fined GE €52 million for providing incorrect information during the Commission's investigation of the manufacturer's planned acquisition of LM Wind Power.

Vattenfall suspends Danish near-shore construction

Vattenfall has requested a three-year extension to the commissioning deadline for two near-shore Danish wind farms due to protests and permitting issues.