Tag: Orsted

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Why Eversource might exit its offshore wind partnership with Ørsted

May 5, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Eversource could exit its joint venture to develop offshore wind projects with Ørsted amid record-setting lease auctions in the U.S. The energy giant announced in its quarterly earnings report that it had launched a “strategic review” of the 50-50 partnership, […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Ørsted, Eversource sign helicopter contract to support U.S. offshore wind projects

April 5, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Seemingly every day, the U.S. offshore wind industry supply chain takes a step forward. Eversource and Ørsted said they secured a helicopter contract for crew change operations at their joint offshore wind projects in the Northeastern U.S. The agreement with […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Dutch Offshore Wind Tender Deadline Passes Amid Concerns of Depressed Interest

May 1, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

The whistle has blown on the latest major offshore wind auction in Europe, the first since the coronavirus pandemic took hold. The results, and the level of interest, could offer some guidance on the offshore sector’s resilience in the face […]

News and Policies, U.S.

US offshore wind gets ready to join the party

November 20, 2018

Via: Petroleum Economist

Danish energy firm Orsted’s October purchase of Rhode Island-based Deepwater Wind represents a coming-of-age for the US offshore wind sector, which has previously lagged its European counterpart and the US onshore industry. US offshore wind’s slower progress thus far isn’t […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

The largest offshore wind farm on the planet opens

September 6, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

The world’s largest operational offshore wind farm will officially open on Thursday. Located in the Irish Sea, the Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm has a total capacity of 659 megawatts and is capable of powering nearly 600,000 homes in the […]