ScottishPower Renewables has awarded international fabrication outfit Lamprell a contract to supply turbine jacket foundations for its 714MW East Anglia 1 offshore wind farm in the UK.
Posted by Charles Decuir on November 21, 2016 4:55 PM EST
From a helicopter, it looks like just another North Sea oil rig, a grey cube supported by massive yellow pillars, 90 kilometers (56 miles) off western Denmark.
But the DanTysk facility is the world’s first accommodation platform for offshore wind, which is borrowing techniques and labor from the crisis-hit oil sector as it tries to cut costs and end an addiction to state subsidies.
Posted by Web Master 6 on November 8, 2016 9:35 AM EST
Inch Cape Offshore Limited (ICOL) proposed to develop a wind farm on a site in the North Sea around 15 km off the Angus coastline which will cover an area of approximately 150 km2 and would consist of up to 1GW of generation capacity.
Posted by Charles Decuir on November 7, 2016 9:35 AM EST
The subject of developing a document on a standardised boat landing was identified by the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Renewable Energy Workgroup as one of the areas where there could be benefits, both in terms of cost reduction and safety improvement, for marine operations for renewable energy.