Post Tagged with: "offshore wind"

Source: Reuters

Offshore wind industry growth falling short of net zero goals


The global offshore wind industry had a record year in 2021 in terms of new capacity but is still projected to fall short of the International Energy Agency’s net zero goals by 2030, a Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) …

June 29, 2022 - 2:30 pm Uncategorized
Source: CNBC

Offshore wind powerhouse Siemens Gamesa sees its value nearly halve in a year


Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has cut its guidance for the coming year after a turbulent period that has seen its market capitalization nearly halve.

The wind turbine manufacturer on Thursday said it continued to be “challenged by market dynamics,”

Source: Reuters

Big Oil’s move to offshore wind risks inflating seabed prices – Orsted


COPENHAGEN – The world’s largest offshore wind developer Orsted ORSTED.CO is concerned that Big Oil’s eagerness to harness wind at sea could push up prices for seabed leases, making the technology less competitive, its chief executive told Reuters.

European …

Source: Reuters

Orsted plans $57 billion drive to be No.1 in green energy


COPENHAGEN -Orsted, the world’s largest offshore wind farm developer, is ramping up its investment in renewables to $57 billion by 2027, seeking to become a global leader in green energy and fend off growing competition.

The Danish firm, which …

Source: Reuters

Banking on the Biden boom: Siemens Energy pins hopes on U.S.


FRANKFURT – German engineering group Siemens Energy wants its slice of the $2.3 trillion U.S. President Joe Biden plans to spend on infrastructure, including power grids and renewables, as the company targets higher sales in its biggest market.

“We …

Source: Reuters

Biden admin aims for U.S. leadership in offshore wind: official


The Biden administration aims to transform the United States into the world’s leading producer of energy from offshore wind after years of lagging behind Europe, a senior official said on Wednesday.

President Joe Biden’s cabinet earlier this week unveiled …

Source: Reuters

Houston company to build first U.S. vessel to support offshore wind boom


WASHINGTON  – A Houston-based company said on Thursday it will build the first U.S. flagged vessel to install offshore wind projects off the east coast of the United States in preparation for an expected construction boom in the nascent …

Source: Vestas

Denmark’s Ørsted Wins Biggest Offshore Wind Contract in U.S. History 

From Workboat By Kirk Moore  

Offshore wind energy developer  Ørsted was awarded a 1,100-megawatt commitment from the state of New Jersey Friday for its Ocean Wind project off Atlantic City, the single largest award to date for the budding U.S.

June 26, 2019 - 5:14 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Offshore
Federal Offshore Wind Sale Rivals Oil & Gas with a Record $405 Million in Winning Bids

Federal Offshore Wind Sale Rivals Oil & Gas with a Record $405 Million in Winning Bids

From Marine Log

Friday’s BOEM offshore wind lease sale of some 390,000 acres offshore Massachusetts drew competitive winning bids from three companies, totaling approximately $405 million.

That was way more than the previous highest grossing offshore wind lease sale in …

December 17, 2018 - 12:01 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Renewable Energy
Statoil Involved in World’s First Floating Wind Farm

Statoil Involved in World’s First Floating Wind Farm

Norwegian E&P Hopes to Make Wind Profitable

When oil major Statoil (ticker: STO; acquired Brigham Exploration in 2011, the Norwegian company became a major operator in the Williston basin, with approximately 330,000 net acres in the play and …