The Offshore Wind Growth Partnership (OWGP) has announced a new £2 million package to support the UK offshore wind supply chain.
Offshore Wind Sector Deal
The first six-figure funding pot to improve competitiveness in the offshore wind supply chain has been released today by the Offshore Wind Growth Partnership (OWGP).
A new multi-million offshore wind initiative will explore current "challenges" for UK firms and help them "compete for contracts in a global market", according to a UK industry chairman.
The UK is the 8th most attractive location for new renewable energy development, a new report said.
Energy firms including Shell and Equinor have joined a new group to push for further deployment of floating offshore wind technology in the UK.
A "blustery week" in the UK has seen wind power generate the most amount of energy of any power source.
A new offshore wind sector deal will be launched by the UK Government tomorrow in an effort to increase jobs and grow the number of women in the industry.
The UK Government's sector deal for offshore wind will be announced this announced "this week", according to reports.
The director of a UK energy trade body has said her organisation is "hoping" for an Offshore Wind Sector Deal conclusion in the first quarter of 2019.