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Asia Pacific to drive 'global market to 2030'

"Significant capacity additions" in Asia Pacific are expected to drive a 29% growth in the value of the global wind power market between 2019 and 2030, reaching $124.6 billion by the end of the forecasting period, according to new analysis.

Horns Rev 1, 2, 3: three generations of turbine output analysed

The three projects that make up the Horns Rev offshore-wind hub off Denmark's west coast perfectly illustrate how the sector developed over the last two decades. Windpower Monthly dissects the performance data to see if bigger really is better.

Global offshore wind fleet to grow 15-fold by 2040

Rapid technological improvements and falling costs could help drive an exponential increase of the global offshore wind fleet by 2040, but additional investment and the sector unlocking new revenue streams could prompt a 25-fold growth.

Offshore wind cable market to grow 57% by 2023

The value of the global market for subsea cables is set to increase 57% in the next four years as the offshore wind sector expands.

Easy does it: the art of a gentle cable pull

Connecting the world's largest offshore wind project to the grid required a new approach and a delicate touch, writes Mike Morrison, global head of Sparrows Group Cable and Pipe Lay Solutions (CPLS).

Equinor enters Chinese offshore wind

Norwegian state-owned firm Equinor will work with China Power International (CPIH) on developing offshore wind projects in Europe and China, placing the oil and gas major in a prime position to benefit from the Asian market's unprecedented growth in the next decade.

'Local knowledge key' in Poland

State-controlled utility PGE Group and oil refiner PKN Orlen's understanding of their domestic market will be crucial if they are to be successful in developing their combined 3.7GW of offshore wind farms in the Baltic Sea.

Taiwanese nacelle assembly lease signed by SGRE

Siemens Gamesa signed a contract with state-owned shipping company and port operator Taiwan International Ports for an offshore nacelle assembly facility in the south-east Asian country -- its first outside of Europe.

Unlocking the potential for offshore wind in Poland's Baltic Sea zone

Poland has huge potential for offshore wind in the Baltic Sea, with 10GW of capacity envisaged by 2040. During an economic congress in mid-May, officials from the country's energy ministry presented ways to develop its renewable-energy sources, with offshore wind highlighted as a key component.

Macquarie targets renewables with A$1 billion offering

Australia-based investor Macquarie has launched a A$1 billion (US$675 million) institutional placing to raise new funds to investment in renewable energy, infrastructure and technology.

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