New Floating Offshore Wind Project Aims For 999 Megawatts

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2022 00:05:17 +0000

floating offshore wind iberblue principle powerHothouse flowers no more: floating offshore wind developers are taking aim at triple-digit megawatt territory now.

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World’s Biggest Floating Offshore Wind Farm Is Powering Oil & Gas Platforms In The North Sea

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 17:30:31 +0000

floating offshore wind turbines EquinorFloating offshore wind turbines raise the stakes for nuclear energy stakeholders, with shorter construction time from start to finish.

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Vertical Axis Wind Turbines Are Heading Out To Sea

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 17:05:14 +0000

vertical axis wind turbines Sandia 1980sVertical axis wind turbines will soon be coming to a rooftop (or ocean) near you, if all goes according to plan.

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The Next Big US Offshore Wind Winners Are Texas & Louisiana

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 06 Nov 2022 18:30:39 +0000

offshore wind Texas Louisiana Gulf of MexicoLouisiana and Texas are poised to leap from zero to hero in the US offshore wind industry, which is quite a trick considering that wind resources in the Gulf of Mexico are less than optimal.

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Offshore Wind — Victoria Won’t Wait

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sat, 29 Oct 2022 02:38:49 +0000

One Earth climate model renewable energy planVictoria, Australia, will no longer wait for coal companies and energy generators to make up their minds and take action. Energy Minister Lily D’Ambrosio announced this past week that the state will aim for 95% renewables by 2035. “By 2035 there will be no dirty coal generation in our state,” the minister said. The transition […]

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Wind Goes Global Giga

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sat, 29 Oct 2022 01:15:19 +0000

China — Chaozhou, in the Guangdong province of China, intends to install a 43.3 gigawatt wind farm in the Taiwan Straits about 100 km off the coast. According to the city’s five-year plan, work should start before 2025. “The area has unique topographical features that mean wind will be strong enough to run the turbines […]

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China Building World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm — 43.3 Gigawatts

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2022 20:00:48 +0000

offshore wind Baltic Sea Germany Denmark hydrogenChaozhou — a city in China’s Guangdong province — has revealed ambitious plans for a 43.3 gigawatt facility in the Taiwan Strait. Operating between 75 and 185 kilometers off the coast of Chiuna, the new offshore wind farm will be 10 kilometers long and feature thousands of powerful turbines. Because the location is unusually windy […]

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US Interior Dept. Pokes Sleeping Offshore Wind Giant As Renewables Take Charge

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2022 15:30:08 +0000

floating offshore wind turbines Pacific CoastThe US Interior Department is plowing full steam ahead with Pacific Coast leases for floating offshore wind farms.

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US Offshore Wind Guidance Accelerates Development of the US Offshore Wind Industry

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sat, 15 Oct 2022 23:23:10 +0000

One Earth climate model renewable energy planThe US offshore wind sector has its new official guidance that can be used in the regulatory approval process. The first of five offshore wind energy recommended-practice documents to be published, OCRP-1-2022 is the overarching flagship document for the U.S. Offshore Wind Standards Initiative

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Siemens Gamesa Offshore Wind Turbine Prototype Breaks 24-Hour Output Record

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2022 21:50:12 +0000

Siemens Gamesa wind turbineSiemens Gamesa set a fresh record in wind generation this week. Specifically, a Siemens SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbine prototype set the record. The turbine has produced 359 megawatt-hours within a 24-hour time period — “the most power one turbine has ever produced over this duration and enough energy to drive 1.8 million km […]

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