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.
Floating offshore wind
A new joint industry partnership has been formed to identify areas suitable for stowing wind turbines while they await installation.
Equinor’s turbines float, so they can harvest stronger winds further out to sea. Our floating wind farm Hywind Scotland is the best performing UK wind farm. See how we’re accelerating the UK energy transition at equinor.co.uk
A new forecast has estimated there could be as many as 67,000 people working in floating offshore wind (FOW) in the UK in less than 20 years.
INTOG among several Scottish opportunities being chewed over by Equinor, says North Sea offshore wind boss
The upcoming INTOG offshore wind round is among a raft of “different opportunities” Equinor (OSLO: EQNR) is chasing in Scotland.
Energy services firm Proserv has been picked to monitor cables at the world’s first commercial floating offshore wind farm.
French oil giant TotalEnergies (LON: TTE) has confirmed construction has kicked off on the Eolmed floating offshore wind farm.
The UK and Denmark are widely considered the titans of the offshore wind industry and the third episode of Bigger Faster Better explores the outlook for this low-carbon technology as the global energy transition gathers pace.
Momentum is building within the UK’s energy sector and the blue economy.
The ScotWind offshore wind programme has been hailed as an unprecedented boon for Scotland and the UK, providing jobs, cash and infrastructure – but how do government and industry ensure these local benefits are delivered?
Multi-million pound works to bring a mothballed Highland harbour back up to speed are due to kick off in the coming days.
The UK Government has set aside tens of millions of pounds to build new large-scale floating offshore wind ports and factories.
Plans have been officially unveiled for a new floating wind farm that could supply power to more than half of the homes in the Highlands.
The pair behind Kincardine, the world’s largest floating wind farm off Aberdeen, have teamed up on a joint ScotWind bid, with energy services firm Wood drafted in to assist.
Work to install turbines for the "world’s largest" floating offshore wind farm near Aberdeen has been completed.
A “pioneering” supply chain portal has been launched to give companies early sight of opportunities arising from a planned North Sea floating offshore wind farm.
A floating offshore wind farm could be used to supply power to Equinor’s 300 million barrel Rosebank field.
A renewables leader has called on the UK to ‘raise the ambition’ for floating wind during the opening of an industry event in Aberdeen.
Scotland could be in line for almost 4,000 green jobs if proposals for a floating offshore wind farm are rubber stamped.
Updated: Aker Offshore Wind promises ‘large early investment’ as part of planned 6GW north-east floating wind development
Ocean Winds (OW) and Aker Offshore Wind (AOW) have pledged to create thousands of high-skilled jobs in Scotland if they're given the green light to build what would be the UK’s largest floating offshore wind development off the north-east coast.
An ambitious scheme to develop floating offshore wind off the north-east coast has joined industry group the Scottish Cluster.
Equinor has launched a study to better understand how fishers can safely operate around and within floating offshore wind farms.
Equinor is continuing to expand its floating offshore wind operations with plans to roll out the technology in France.
Magnora Offshore Wind has confirmed it has submitted applications to secure two plots of seabed off the coast of Scotland.
Oil and gas giant Shell has confirmed plans to participate in the ScotWind leasing round at the eleventh hour.