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US offshore majors submit Connecticut proposals

Three major US offshore wind development joint ventures have entered their proposals for projects in Connecticut's latest solicitation.

Virginia utility plans 2.6GW-plus offshore wind farm

Virginian utility Dominion Energy has announced plans for a 2.6GW-plus offshore wind project that it hopes to fully commission by 2026.

GE's Haliade-X in line for US debut with Ørsted

Ørsted has named GE Renewable Energy as its preferred supplier for two offshore wind farms in the US, where the manufacturer's 12MW Haliade-X turbine could be deployed in a commercial setting for the first time.

Appetite remains high in US despite Vineyard woes

Major offshore wind developers have bid in to Massachusetts' latest procurement for clean energy, easing fears the red tape strangling the 800MW Vineyard Wind site would scare them off.

What the US offshore sector could learn from Europe

Cross-border coordination helped European countries leverage planned transmission infrastructure, achieve resource flexibility and gain economies of scale, a study commissioned by New York state found.

Californian communities in line for 1GW floater's power

Local communities are expected to buy electricity from the 1GW Castle Wind offshore project, in development off Morro Bay in central California.

Further US setback as Vineyard delayed -- updated

The 800MW Vineyard Wind has been delayed as a result of a federal review into offshore wind's impact on the US. Will offshore wind ever truly take off in the country?

GE Renewable Energy's losses widen

Losses in GE's Renewable Energy division increased to $184 million in the second quarter of 2019, mainly due to legacy joint venture costs and research and development (R&D) spending.

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