Tag: Equinor

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Equinor Secures First West Coast Offshore Wind Leases

December 9, 2022

Via: CleanTechnica

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management conducted the first ever sale of leases for offshore wind along the west coast of the United States recently. Equinor secured a 2 gigawatt lease in the Morro Bay area near San Luis Obisbo […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Equinor acquires U.S. battery storage developer

July 12, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Equinor has acquired U.S. battery energy storage developer East Point Energy, the companies announced. The privately-owned East Point is headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia and has a 4.1 GW current pipeline of early to mid-stage battery storage projects focused on the […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Offshore wind innovation hub launches in New York to support start-ups

June 13, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Some of the early entrants to the U.S. offshore wind market have launched an innovation hub in New York to advance the industry by supporting start-ups. Equinor and bp, 50/50 partners on the Empire Wind and Beacon Wind projects, have […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Offshore Oil Rigs Are A Special Case For COVID-19

April 28, 2020

Via: Forbes

Offshore oil platforms located in the middle of the ocean, provide a perfect storm for COVID-19: limited medical facilities, great distances from shore, and cramped quarters and bunks similar to a battleship. There are anywhere from 15,000 to 16,000 people […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

CPIH and Equinor sign cooperation agreement on offshore wind

September 25, 2019

Via: Energy Global

The MoU also opens for potentially expanding the collaboration between the two companies. “China is rapidly increasing its use of renewables and natural gas. The country is set to become the world’s biggest offshore wind market by 2030. As an […]