Green light for mega wind farm off the UK

Vattenfall and Scottish Power have got the green light from the British government to start construction of the wind farm East Anglia One ‘located off the east coast of England. The project will...

The largest offshore wind farm

The London Array, the largest offshore wind farm in the world, was officially opened last month off the British coast by project stakeholders: E.ON, the Danish company Dong and Masdar Energy, the Infr...

New offshore wind energy project in the UK

A new offshore wind project, West of Duddon Sands, will have a capacity of 389 MW, enough to meet the electricity consumption of 300,000 households in the UK. The wind farm should be operational in 20...

The offshore wind promoting biodiversity

Dutch researchers analyzed the short-term ecological effects of wind turbines the wind farm built near Egmond aan Zee Windpark. A new European research has found that a wind farm located in the North ...

Merkel opens an offshore wind park

The first German offshore wind farm was inaugurated on Monday (May 2) in the Baltic Sea. Angela Merkel pressed the button to launch the 21 Siemens wind turbines in the Baltic 1 wind farm. The wind far...

Portugal bets on deepwater floating wind

The first floating wind turbine will be installed off the Portuguese coast in the summer of 2011. The electricity distributor Energias de Portugal (EDP), the Canadian Principle Power Inc, the Danish m...