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Danish offshore survey is "incomplete", says Wind Denmark

"If Denmark is to be Silicon Valley for offshore wind, then it requires a strategy that has far greater ambitions," says the political director of the newly formed Wind Denmark trade body as a government survey reveals areas for up to 12.4GW of new capacity.

SGRE's 10MW in line for zero-subsidy Vattenfall project

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) is in "final negotiations" to provide its recently unveiled 10MW turbine for the world's first zero-subsidy offshore wind farm.

US offshore is making up for its slow start

The surprise bidding war seen in December's Massachusetts auction marked the first stage of a noticeable acceleration in the US offshore industry, which had been gathering pace since the country's maiden project -- the 30MW Block Island off Rhode Island -- was completed in 2016.

Taiwan compromises over tariff cut

Taiwan's ministry of economic affairs (MOEA) has revised the feed-in tariff for offshore wind power deals signed this year, but developers are still concerned about their projects' economic viability.

German offshore production growth slows

Offshore wind farms in the German North Sea produced nearly 5% more in 2018 than in the previous year, data released by transmission system operator (TSO) Tennet reveals.

Offshore zone enlarged after criticism

BELGIUM: The area available for new offshore wind power projects in Belgium's proposed Marine Spatial Plan will be increased by 25%, North Sea minister Philippe de Backer has announced.

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.

Analysis: UK keeps a tight rein on offshore expansion

UK: Draft plans for the UK's next contracts for difference (CfD) budget for offshore wind point to the country staying on course for delivering 1-2GW of new capacity annually by 2030, but only just.

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.

SGRE in line for 900MW Taiwan order

TAIWAN: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been named as preferred supplier for the first 900MW of Ørsted's Greater Changhua projects off the country's west coast.

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