The cost of offshore wind power off Britain has dropped by almost 11% since 2011, putting it well on track to reach the government's target of hitting £100/MWh ($154/MWh) by the end of the decade, according to a new report from industry body the Offshore Renewable Energy (Ore) Catapult.
27 February 2015 09:43 GMT
Spain’s Iberdrola will be solo developer of the UK’s East Anglia 1 offshore wind project – today awarded CfD support by the UK government – after buying the 50% share it does not own from partner utility Vattenfall.
26 February 2015 10:08 GMT
Germany-based wind turbine manufacturer Senvion has signed a contract with developer Wpd for the installation and commissioning of 18 of its 6.2M126 offshore turbines at the 111MW Nordergründe offshore wind project in the North Sea.
23 February 2015 11:03 GMT
Technology giant Apple is to spend €1.7bn ($1.9bn) building data centres in Denmark and Ireland powered entirely by renewable energy – and made clear that wind will be a key part of its plans for the new facilities.
23 February 2015 09:32 GMT
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