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Latest Denmark Offshore Wind Articles

Ørsted posts record operating profit

Ørsted recorded an all-time high operating profit of DKK 30 billion (€4 billion) in 2018 due to the sale of a 50% stake in the Hornsea One project and earnings from newly commissioned offshore wind farms.

Vattenfall gives go ahead on 604.8MW Kriegers Flak

Financing has been completed on the 604.8MW Kriegers Flak offshore wind project in east Denmark, allowing Vattenfall to move ahead to construction.

Denmark's North Sea adventure 'on hold', says trade body

DENMARK: The government has reserved vast areas of Danish waters for the potential development of offshore wind projects, but the industry association said the move would damage the state's objective of becoming the 'silicon valley' for offshore wind.

Ørsted ups its ambitions for offshore wind

DENMARK: Wind developer Ørsted has lifted its 2025 target for offshore wind capacity from 11-12GW to 15GW as part of a DKK 200 billion (€26.8 billion) investment in renewable projects.

New offshore wind increases Ørsted's profits

DENMARK: Ørsted's operating profit rose 14% in the first nine months of the year, with the increase being primarily driven by newly commissioned wind farms.

Turbine trio to collaborate on standardisation

DENMARK: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE), Vestas and its offshore joint venture MHI Vestas have joined a research project to examine the potential to standardise components and areas of the manufacturing process.

Denmark begins offshore zone search

DENMARK: The Danish energy ministry has launched an investigation into potential areas for the next three offshore wind projects by 2030, but the country's wind association has called for an expedited screening process.

MHI Vestas unveils 10MW turbine

DENMARK/JAPAN: MHI Vestas has achieved a power rating of 10MW with its V164 turbine platform, the manufacturer announced.

MHI Vestas trademarks V174

DENMARK/JAPAN: MHI Vestas has had trademarks approved for the words 'V174-9.0MW' and 'V174-9.1MW' in the European Union.

Wind drives increase in Ørsted's H1 earnings

DENMARK: Ørsted's earnings increased in the first half of the year, driven by its wind business.