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A2SEA Jack-Up Capsizes Off Denmark

Sea Worker jack-up. File photo: A2SEA

An offshore wind farm jack-up barge has capsized off the coast of Denmark one week after running aground in a separate incident. 282 more words


U.K to host world’s largest offshore wind farm

Careful of its binding commitments, the United Kingdom is pushing ahead with building the world’s largest offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. The project is being commissioned by Dong Energy A/S. 396 more words

Environment & Energy

Investment group awarded offshore wind farm licence off the coast of Dundalk

Investment group Macquarie has been awarded the licence for a €377 million offshore wind farm link in the Irish Sea.

The West of Duddon Sands Wind Farm, located off Cumbria in the Irish Sea some 190km due east of Dundalk, generates power for around 270,000 homes each year. 94 more words

Local News

Rampion Offshore Wind Farm receives green light with £1.3bn investment

Energy firm E.ON confirmed it will invest in and build the £1.3bn Rampion Offshore Wind Farm, which will be situated 13km off the Sussex coast. 471 more words

Renewable Energy

Government urged to back plans for windfarm off the coast of Peterhead

The Scottish Government is being urged to back plans for a ground-breaking floating wind farm project hailed as the future of renewable energy.

Norwegian firm Statoil is spearheading the Hywind pilot programme and wants to instal five 600ft turbines 13 nautical miles off the coast of Peterhead. 392 more words

Renewable Energy

1st U.S. offshore wind farm to create 300 construction jobs

  • The first U.S. offshore wind farm could create 300 construction jobs in Rhode Island when construction begins this summer, state officials said at a groundbreaking ceremony on Monday.
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Construction Jobs

America's first offshore windfarm set for construction this summer

Image Credit: Global Warming Images/REX

Hopes that the US could finally build its first commercial offshore wind farm have grown after Deepwater Wind secured $290m financing for a scheme off Rhode Island. 186 more words