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Equinor to explore floating wind in South Korea

Equinor has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) to investigate the potential for floating offshore wind development in South Korea.

Stiesdal's TetraSpar demo gets go-ahead

The floating offshore wind turbine platform concept, designed by industry veteran Henrik Stiesdal, will be installed at a demonstration site in Norway, following a final investment decision by backers Shell and Innogy.

India encourages private involvement in offshore wind

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has released draft lease rules aimed at supporting private sector participation in offshore wind mapping and project development.

Ørsted sells 50% stakes in US offshore wind sites

Ørsted has sold 50% stakes in two offshore wind farms and two lease areas off the US's north-east coast to New England utility Eversource for around $225 million.

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.

New Jersey opens tax credit programme

Companies looking to invest in the offshore wind sector in New Jersey have been invited to apply for tax credit under a new system, backed by state governor Phil Murphy.

North Sea rock storage solution proposed

Renewable energy generated by offshore wind turbines could be stored as compressed air in porous rock formations in the North Sea, according to new research.

Portugal plots major offshore expansion

Portugal's national investment programme projects an investment of €1.15 billion in offshore renewable energy up to 2030 out of a €4.9 billion budget for expanding renewable energy production and distribution capacity.