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Floating wind sails to Spain

Spanish startup EnerOcean has unveiled what will soon be the country's second offshore wind turbine -- and its first floating one.

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.

Bilbao 2019: Over 300GW to be added globally by 2024

The Global Wind Energy Council predicts more than 300GW of new wind capacity will be added over the next five years as it releases its latest Global Wind Report at the 2019 WindEurope conference and exhibition in Bilbao, Spain.

Fred Olsen to buy into offshore logistics firm

Marine services company Fred Olsen Ocean (FOO) has agreed to acquire a 50% ownership stake in German firm United Wind Logistics (UWL).

UK oil and gas body eyeing renewables links

The UK's Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) is exploring the potential for forging closer links with offshore renewable developers.

Supply chain needs reassurance local content requirement 'is more than a PR exercise'

The UK offshore wind sector deal was widely welcomed by the global offshore wind industry, but the country's supply chain needs to see money follow the talk, writes Ian Baylis, managing director at vessels supplier Seacat Services.

UK offshore wind 'on the right course'

Today, more than ever, the UK needs to develop modern industries which can create thousands of skilled jobs and attract billions of pounds worth of infrastructure investment in the decades ahead, writes Benj Sykes, co-chair of the Offshore Wind Industry Council (OWIC).

PNE downgrades guidance due to slow offshore progress

PNE has downgraded its expected earnings for the 2018 financial year due to an expected loss of more than €10 million invested in three stranded offshore wind farms of the coast of Germany.

Sector deal 'the most important agreement' in UK energy this century

The offshore wind sector deal will help the industry to reduce costs of UK projects by boosting local content and increasing scale, according to MHI Vestas CEO Philippe Kavafyan, while other industry stakeholders welcomed the deal.

World Bank offers offshore wind helping hand in to new markets

The World Bank Group and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have launched a programme to speed up adoption of offshore wind generation in emerging markets, such as Vietnam, Brazil, Indonesia and South Africa.