Seagreen Offshore Windfarm delivers green jobs boost to Port of Nigg

The 1,075MW project will feature 114 wind turbine foundation structures, to be installed in Scotland’s Firth of Forth

Shell and Eneco agree to provide Amazon with power from subsidy-free offshore wind farm

The Amazon-Shell HKN Offshore Wind Project will be operated by The CrossWind consortium, a joint venture between the two energy firms

UK’s oil and gas sector commits to halving operation emissions by 2030

The organisation notes there are likely to be some difficulties in balancing ‘what is currently technically feasible and what is commercially feasible’

Scotland drives towards net zero with announcement of first offshore wind leasing round in a decade

The investment opportunity, expected to surpass a value of more than £8 billion, aims to form a vital part of Scotland’s green recovery from the coronavirus pandemic

Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult launches new floating wind centre

The multi-million pound Floating Offshore Wind Centre of Excellence will work to reduce the cost of energy from the technology

Offshore wind industry ‘to be worth $1 trillion by 2040’

The International Energy Agency (IEA) suggests global offshore wind capacity may increase 15-fold over this timeframe

Autonomous drones ‘offer wind sector cost, environmental and safety benefits’

The ORCA Hub says its drones can not only survey infrastructure but also physically interact with energy assets

Sale of Race Bank transmission assets agreed

Joint Venture Race Bank Wind Farm Limited, which is half-owned by Ørsted, is to sell the infrastructure to Diamond Transmission Partners.

Jeremy Corbyn promises 500% increase in offshore wind capacity

The Labour Party leader said the move would create nearly 70,000 jobs and 37 new wind farms across the country

Dominion Energy proposes to build largest offshore wind farm in the US

The facility, which it plans to install off the coast of Virginia by 2026, would be made up of 220 turbines