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Energy costs analysis: Why wind broke into the mainstream in 2018

The wind-power industry's hard work to lower the levelised cost of energy paid off in 2018, as report after report confirmed the sector as a mainstream technology that can beat most other generating sources on price.

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.

GWEC sets up offshore wind task force

HAMBURG 2018: The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has set up a task force to accelerate the development of offshore wind across the world.

Ørsted sells 50% of Hornsea One

UK: Ørsted has agreed to divest half of its 1.2GW Hornsea Project One to investment firm Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) in an initial deal worth more than £3.5 billion (€3.9 billion).

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.

Supreme Court rejects wildlife charity's 2.3GW appeal

UNITED KINGDOM: The Supreme Court has given the go-ahead to nearly 2.3GW of projects off the east coast of Scotland after rejecting a bird conservation group's appeal.

Neart na Gaoithe worth £827m to Scotland

UK: Mainstream Renewable Power's 448MW Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind project could benefit the Scottish economy by approximately £827 million (€891 million) over the lifetime of the project.

RSPB continues Scottish fight

UK: A coalition of offshore wind companies has urged a bird protection charity to withdraw its application to appeal against the 450MW Neart Na Gaoithe offshore wind project.