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GE to spend €46m on 12MW factory upgrade

FRANCE: GE Renewable Energy plans to invest €46 million ($57 million) upgrading its factory at Saint-Nazaire in preparation for manufacturing its Haliade-X 12MW offshore turbine.

New agreement keeps France's offshore wind hopes alive

FRANCE: The offshore wind sector breathed a sigh of relief when president Emmanuel Macron announced late last month the government has reached agreement on new, lower tariffs for the six offshore projects awarded in 2012 and 2014, thus saving them from cancellation.

Ideol turbine still waiting for grid connection - updated

FRANCE: The country's first offshore wind turbine is still waiting to export power to the grid after a fault in the transmission connection.

EDF completes Blyth pilot

UK: Developer-utility EDF Renewables has officially opened the 41.5MW Blyth pilot project, off north-east England.

French offshore tariffs reduced

FRANCE: President Emmanuel Macron has renegotiated tariffs for six offshore wind farms awarded in 2012 and 2014, the French energy minister has confirmed.

EDF buys Mainstream's Neart Na Gaoithe

UK: French energy conglomerate EDF Group has acquired the 450MW Neart Na Gaoithe offshore wind project in Scotland from Irish developer Mainstream Renewable Power following a competitive bidding process.

Vertical axis firm Nenuphar enters liquidation

FRANCE: The firm behind the Vertiwind vertical axis wind turbine, Nenuphar, entered liquidation this month, after failing to find the required investment.

EDF RE in talks to buy stalled Fishermen's Energy project

UNITED STATES: EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) has entered into a preliminary agreement with Fishermen's Energy to acquire its 24MW Atlantic City project.