Following the ScotWind leasing round closing on Friday 16 July, there is now great anticipation to see which applications to build Scotland’s next generation of offshore wind farms are successful.
North Star has created a new senior leadership role to oversee the growing demand for its service offshore vessels (SOV) from the wind industry.
A decade ago, Big Oil was still a reliable mainstay for shipyards specialising in offshore support vessels.
Many businesses which are traditionally linked to the North Sea oil and gas sector are uniquely positioned to take advantage of the high octane charge towards energy transition.
SSE maintained healthy profits in 2020, despite the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, racking up proceeds from assets sales of nearly £2billion.
Hundreds more green jobs are to be created in the UK after wind turbine contracts for what will be the world’s largest offshore wind farm were finalised.
Almost a dozen firms, including Equinor, Orsted and DNV, have become the latest members to join a leading European renewable energy project.
Equinor said today that higher oil and gas prices and strong financial performance from its renewables segment drove the company to its best quarterly results since 2014 in Q1.
SSE Renewables is hoping to publish details of a “significant inward investment” in Scotland in the near future.
Europe ploughed more than £37billion (€43bn) of investment into new wind farm projects in 2020, led by the UK, according to analysis.
Eni and the University of Strathclyde are joining forces to help Scottish oil workers transition into renewables.
SSE and Equinor ASA plan to put a stake up for sale in what will be the world’s biggest offshore wind farm off the coast of the U.K.
Mark and Ed are away, so the digital journalists will… play…?
Shipping group North Star is to take on 130 new workers after landing a £270 million contract for the world’s largest offshore wind farm.
Governments mulling financial support for turbine manufacturing facility at Highlands port, says report
Port of Nigg could be in line to receive government funding to allow it to manufacture turbines for what will be the world’s largest offshore wind farm, according to a news report.
The UK Government has unveiled plans to invest up to £95million to create offshore wind ports at Teesside and Humber.
Eni reported strong results for the fourth quarter, with an adjusted operating profit of 802 million euros ($972.5mn) reported at its exploration and production unit.
GE Renewable Energy snaps up turbine supply contract for Dogger Bank C, announces plans to scale up Haliade-X model
GE Renewable Energy has been selected as the preferred turbine supplier for the third phase of the huge Dogger Bank offshore wind farm.
Eni is entering the UK offshore wind market with a deal to buy 20% of the huge Dogger Bank windfarm for £405million.
The announcement of financial close for a major North Sea development proves that “mega projects are the way to go”, according to a renewable energy expert.
Equinor and SSE have today announced financial close on the first two phases of the Dogger Bank wind farm project.
Power purchase agreements for the first two stages of what will be the “world’s largest” offshore wind farm have been given the green light.
Renewables suppliers Sif Group and Smulders have snapped up a supply contract for a major North Sea offshore wind project.
European oil and gas majors are expected to make “targeted acquisitions” over the next few years in order to gain further footholds in the renewables market, according to a new study.