Many in the industry got it wrong. In the late 2000s, when the European offshore wind sector was gathering momentum, construction companies spent billions building massive jack-up units for the anticipated build-out in Europe’s northern seas.
03 June 2016 09:13 GMT
The US Northeast has never been the country’s sexiest renewables market, lacking the windy open plains of the Midwest, the sunny skies of the Southwest and the breezy glamour of clean-tech California.
12 May 2016 02:02 GMT
Even for an industry fast growing accustomed to the skyward scale-up of its technology, this is jaw-dropping: a rotor blade more than double the size of any yet built — 200 metres from root to tip — designed to be flown by a gigantic 50MW offshore wind turbine.
05 May 2016 07:39 GMT
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