Post Tagged with: "offshore wind"

Source: Reuters

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

Reuters


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

Reuters


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

Reuters


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; StatOil.com) 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 …