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US offers $18.5m offshore research grant

UNITED STATES: Secretary of energy Rick Perry has announced $18.5 million in funding for a research and development (R&D) group to work towards reducing the cost of the US offshore wind sector.

Gallery: Arkona transition pieces shipped

GERMANY: Freight shipping company Martin Bencher has transported the sixty 300-ton transition pieces to be used at the 385MW Arkona project in the Baltic Sea.

WindEurope 2017: Siemens Gamesa unveils new offshore turbine

NETHERLANDS: A 167-metre rotor and power-mode option to hit 9MW are the headline features of the latest upgrade to Siemens Gamesa's direct-drive offshore platform, revealed on 28 November at the WindEurope conference in Amsterdam.

Vattenfall places 900MW-plus order for new Siemens Gamesa turbine

DENMARK: Vattenfall's Kriegers Flak and Vesterhav offshore projects will be powered by the new turbine unveiled by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) at the WindEurope 2017 conference in Amsterdam.

Up to 80GW of interconnectivity needed by 2045

EUROPE: A total offshore wind capacity of at least 230GW is needed in northern Europe by 2045 to meet the requirements of the Paris Agreement, according to newly published research.

ABB acquisition and large projects boost NKT's finances

GERMANY: NKT's increases in revenue and earnings were driven by contracts to lay cables at three large offshore wind projects, the company stated.

ORE Catapult to lead blade technology research collaboration

UK: ORE Catapult is leading a research project to improve blade technology in an effort to reduce the levelised cost of energy (LCOE) for offshore wind.

Ørsted sells half of 659MW Walney Extension

UK: Ørsted (formerly Dong Energy) has upgraded its financial results for the year after divesting half of its 659MW Walney Extension site to a consortium of Danish pension funds.

Belgium offshore strike price falls to €79/MWh

BELGIUM: The government has reached agreement with developers Parkwind and Otary to award a strike price of €79/MWh for its next three offshore projects: Northwester 2 (224MW), Mermaid (300MW) and Seastar (252MW).

Turbines installed at 350MW Wikinger site

GERMANY: Installation of the 70 turbines at Iberdrola's 350MW Wikinger project in the Baltic Sea has been completed.