Energy Economics

Blue Economy Can Help Members Boost Offshore Renewables

June 30, 2022


“An important part of the solution to today’s energy crisis may lay with our oceans as a source of local and abundant renewable energy”, said Roland Roesch, Deputy-Director of IRENA’s Innovation and Technology Centre, at the fourth meeting of the […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

How Developments in Electrical System Design Are Helping to Tackle the Challenges of Wind

May 18, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

A growing realisation of the need to diversify their energy bases is leading countries worldwide to consider new forms of power generation. A combination of environmental, economic, and geopolitical factors—not to mention a growing awareness of the importance of sustainability […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Developer proposes Washington State’s first offshore wind farm

April 12, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

A Seattle-based developer submitted an unsolicited bid to the federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to build what could be Washington State’s first offshore wind farm. Trident Wind said it wants to develop a 2 GW floating offshore wind […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

What’s the potential of floating offshore wind?

March 14, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The U.S. could soon emerge as a leader in floating offshore wind development, according to a new report. The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) highlighted the U.S. and four other countries — Italy, Ireland, Morocco, and the Philippines — for […]

News and Policies, World

Wind industry demands action from world leaders ahead of COP26 climate summit

October 19, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

More than 90 wind energy companies and associations from around the world called on leaders to take decisive action in pursuit of net-zero carbon emissions goals ahead of the COP26 United Nations climate summit next month. Vestas, Siemens-Gamesa, Goldwind, Enel, […]