Bosses behind the Forth Green Freeport say the region will deliver £7bn of private and public funding over the next decade.
Floating offshore wind
Rovco has completed survey work for the planned Cenos floating offshore wind farm in the Central North Sea.
Norwegian energy firm DNV has completed the first phase of its joint industry project (JIP) aimed at establishing offshore substation standards for the growing floating wind sector.
The bid deadline for the Utsira Nord offshore wind zone has been delayed to 2024, while the deadline for Sørlige Nordsjø II has also been pushed back due to changes in the bidding criteria.
Forth Ports Group has outlined plans for an integrated floating offshore wind facility (FLOW) at the Port of Burntisland in Fife.
BP has announced it will name its first floating offshore wind demonstration project in Aberdeen after Scottish medical pioneer and suffragette Dr Flora Murray.
UK ports face uncertainty when investing in floating wind - the UK Infrastructure Bank is looking at levers to help.
The head of Port of Aberdeen says he supports a “multi-harbour solution” to support the deployment of floating offshore wind in the UK.
A pair of ScotWind projects have combined, expanding the Arven development off Shetland.
Haventus is eyeing expansion in the UK, Europe and elsewhere, using Ardersier as a template.
Electrification of oil and gas platforms not only supports lower carbon emissions offshore, but it also has huge potential to deliver energy security through power back to the UK grid, writes Flotation Energy's Barry MacLeod.
Flotation talks up Cenos and Green Volt; its next towering North Sea floating wind projects, and how it intends to ensure UK ports are involved.
Green energy is now flowing from the Hywind Tampen floating offshore wind farm to a second oil and gas field.
Global installed wind energy capacity is set to exceed 1 terawatt (TW) by the end of 2023, according to new data from Wood Mackenzie.
The Acorn Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project in Aberdeenshire is a “leading contender” for development in a newly-launched funding round, the UK Government said today.
RWE and Equinor said they would build hydrogen power plants, as well as a pipeline to send the fuel to Germany from Norway.
Supply chain information, setting out how a key North Sea floating wind farm plans to use local content, has been published by Crown Estate Scotland.
Several Scottish companies, including SSE, Xodus, and Flotation Energy, are laying the groundwork to play a key role in developing Japan’s nascent offshore wind market.
US-headquartered Ocergy has been awarded a pre-FEED (front-end engineering design) deal for the foundations for the Salamander floating wind farm off Aberdeenshire.
A boss at Kishorn Port is asking the offshore wind industry to give clarity around future floating turbine and foundation designs.
Fresh research from trade body RenewableUK shines a light on the massive growth in floating offshore wind projects in recent months.
EMEC (the European Marine Energy Centre) has unveiled designs for a new floating offshore wind test site off Orkney.
A key milestone has been reached in development of the Salamander floating wind farm off Peterhead.
New research has set out how the UK could rapidly accelerate net zero technologies and cut costs in the “critical” years ahead to capture global economic opportunities.
A new joint industry partnership has been formed to identify areas suitable for stowing wind turbines while they await installation.