Latest News for: Windfarm project


Japan’s K Line Joins Shipping Industry Push into Offshore Wind Sector

The Maritime Executive 01 May 2021
With the Japanese government strongly supporting the development of the industry, the shipping companies believe there will be strong business opportunities with the installation, operations, and servicing of the proposed windfarms ... of electricity from offshore windfarms by 2040.

Total Invests in Taiwan Wind Project Supporting Focus on Renewables

The Maritime Executive 30 Apr 2021
French energy and gas giant Total announced that it agreed to invest in one of Taiwan’s largest windfarm projects, which is currently under construction and expected to begin production in 2022 ... The Yunlin project when completed will be one of the largest windfarms in Taiwan ... The windfarm will consist of 80 Siemens 8 MW turbines.

Offshore Construction on Japan’s First Large-Scale Commercial Windfarm

The Maritime Executive 29 Apr 2021
The offshore portion of the construction work for Japan's first large-scale commercial windfarm project is commencing ... the construction of offshore windfarms, will be used for the installation work for the foundations for the dual projects off the ports of Akita and Noshiro.

Ørsted says offshore UK windfarms need urgent repairs

The Observer 29 Apr 2021
The Danish wind power firm Ørsted has warned that up to 10 of its giant offshore windfarms around the UK and Europe will need urgent repairs because their subsea cables have been eroded by rocks on the seabed ... The company did not name the other windfarms that may need repairs, but the majority of its European projects are based in the UK.

Aker Solutions Completes First Phase of the Hywind Tampen Construction

Process and Control Today 26 Apr 2021
"Hywind Tampen is an important project for the transformation of the energy industry ... Equinor’s Hywind Tampen is the world’s largest floating offshore windfarm and an important project for competency development and industrialization of offshore wind in Norway.

Green – or envious? The winners and losers in Britain’s climate change plan

The Observer 25 Apr 2021
Today there is 1.2GW of installed battery storage operating in the UK, but a pipeline of projects totalling 14.5GW could soon begin harnessing the power from nearby windfarms and solar arrays in the years ahead.

Gould Services Provides Assembly and Lift Operations for DEME Project

The Maritime Executive 24 Apr 2021
Deme Project Saint Nazaire Offshore Windfarm Gould Heavy Lift Services and DEME have successfully performed the load-in, assembly, and preparations for load out of the new Offshore Drill Equipment for the French windfarm ...

Foundations Completed for World’s Largest Floating Offshore Windfarm

The Maritime Executive 22 Apr 2021
The first part of the construction of what is expected to be the world’s largest floating offshore windfarm has been completed. Aker Solutions built the concrete foundations that will be used for the Hywind Tampen project under development by Equinor ... It is also the first time Equinor is using concrete technology for wind projects.

Isabella agrees to second jail land purchase

Mount Pleasant Morning Sun 21 Apr 2021
... the board voted to purchase land for the project ... A broad outline of how to finance the $40 million jail and sheriff's office project relies heavily on anticipated revenue from the windmills constructed in Coe Township and especially the windfarm in north-central Isabella County.

Proposed solar field is in Delaware Township

The Crescent News 20 Apr 2021
Cliff Scher, senior director of project development for 7X Energy, headquartered in Austin, Texas, spoke about the project during Defiance County commissioners’ Monday meeting ... Solar fields and windfarms are typically undertaken through government tax credits, with taxpayer subsidies assisting in the projects.

MMA Offshore and Worley in Taiwan offshore wind tie-up

Splash24/7 15 Apr 2021
Under the arrangement Worley will provide turnkey operations and maintenance services and MMA will provide subsea and vessel services ... MMA has established an early presence in the Taiwan wind market providing vessels and subsea services to the offshore windfarm construction projects in the region ... .

South Dakota's wind farm boom likely at end of its tailwind, say state officials

The Dickinson Press 13 Apr 2021
In 2020, eight windfarm projects worth $3.2 billion brought a "surge" of tax revenue into South Dakota's general fund. But as of April, the PUC has yet to see a petition for a new windfarm development in the state ... .

Australis Energy puts forward plan for 300-MW wind farm in Aussie waters

Renewables Now 12 Apr 2021
UK-based Australis Energy Ltd is seeking environmental approval of a plan to build an up to 300-MW offshore wind project in the state of Western Australia. Through special purpose vehicle WA Offshore Windfarm Pty Ltd, the offshore wind developer has submitted its proposal for ...

ESB ready for green pivot with Moneypoint renewable energy hub

The Irish Times 10 Apr 2021
Second is the building of a 1.4 GW floating offshore windfarm off the coast of Clare and Kerry with Equinor, the ESB’s Norwegian partner for the project, in two phases at a cost of “€2 billion plus” – with the first power scheduled for 2028 with the capacity to power 1.6 million homes ... you’ll see the windfarm”, Dollard says.

TMID Editorial: Labour Party - Abela must denounce his predecessor

Independent Online 10 Apr 2021
There were also those who should have known better and yet stayed silent, elders like George Vella, Alfred Sant and George Abela ... We still await full investigations into the shady deals of Crane Currency, Electrogas, the hospitals privatisation, the sale of Enemalta to Shanghai Electric, the Montenegro Windfarm project, to name but a few ... .