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Orsted Threatens To Abandon U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

Orsted Threatens To Abandon U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

Orsted, the world's largest offshore…

Challenges Escalate For The Wind Energy Industry

Challenges Escalate For The Wind Energy Industry

The wind energy industry is…

Alternative Energy / Wind Power

Challenges Escalate For The Wind Energy Industry

Sep 29, 2023 at 08:52 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Europe and the United States risk missing their ambitious wind power installation targets as soaring costs, supply chain delays, and low electricity prices at auctions hamper development and lead to…

Offshore Wind Can Be Boon Or Bust, Depending On Where You Are

Sep 11, 2023 at 09:26 | Alex Kimani

No energy companies have so far submitted bids in the UK’s 5GW offshore wind auction, with the government coming under fire for ignoring…

Orsted Threatens To Abandon U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

Sep 08, 2023 at 08:44 | ZeroHedge

The world's largest offshore wind farm developer is preparing to walk away from US projects unless the Biden administration guarantees more support, Bloomberg

Natural Gas Stands To Win As Offshore Wind Takes A Hit

Sep 01, 2023 at 13:15 | Cyril Widdershoven

While the total number of offshore wind projects, both existing and projected, continues to surge, the sector now grapples with typical economic and financial challenges. In recent weeks, offshore wind…

Offshore Wind Red Tape Costing UK Tax Payers £1.5 Billion Per Year

Aug 17, 2023 at 09:05 | City A.M

Bill payers are being left £1.5bn worse off per year due to Treasury red tape blocking new offshore wind projects, according to new research from the Energy and…

Lebanon’s Energy Strategy: Offshore Drilling, Iraqi Fuel, And Solar Power

Aug 16, 2023 at 09:17 | Felicity Bradstock

Lebanon has now been in its economic and energy crisis for around two years, battling every day with a lack of electricity and relying on generators for the most basic…

Wind Industry Seeks More Support As Costs Spiral Out Of Control

Aug 09, 2023 at 09:22 | Irina Slav

Back in June, the chief executive of Danish wind turbine major Ørsted said the British government needed to provide more financial support for the wind industry because of rising costs.…

There Is A Financial Crisis Brewing In Offshore Wind Energy

Aug 02, 2023 at 09:00 | Felicity Bradstock

A financial crisis is unfolding in the offshore wind power industry. The ultra-efficient and reliable form of clean energy production is an essential component of all of the world’s possible…

Big Oil Gearing Up For Massive Gulf Of Mexico Offshore Wind Auction

Aug 02, 2023 at 08:54 | Alex Kimani

Last year, the Biden administration outlined a range of clean energy initiatives it plans to undertake, key among them being the largest-ever sale of offshore wind leases in U.S.…

Wind Lobbyists Push UK Government For More Subsidies

Jul 06, 2023 at 08:38 | ZeroHedge

In a move that gives the lie to years of propaganda claiming falling costs, the wind industry’s leading lobbyists have written to the Government threatening to abandon the U.K.…

Supply Chain Bottlenecks Threaten UK’s Offshore Wind Dreams

Jun 29, 2023 at 08:56 | City A.M

Britain risks failing to to meet its offshore wind ambitions, unless over £100bn is invested across the sector by the end of the decade, an industry body has…

Europe To Face Offshore Wind Tower Deficit By 2028

Jun 28, 2023 at 08:41 | Rystad Energy

Offshore wind developments are a critical component of Europe’s energy transition plans, but a supply headache could be on the horizon for the industry before the end of the decade.…

UK Labour Leader Unveils Onshore Wind Power Plans

Jun 19, 2023 at 09:11 | City A.M

Politics is very often about jargon and buzzwords, and the most frequent these days seems to be the commitment to turn Britain into a “superpower” of some sort.…

Wind Power Has A Profitability Problem

Apr 19, 2023 at 09:38 | Felicity Bradstock

Despite the strong push to shift to green by installing more renewable energy capacity, many are asking whether the wind energy industry will be able to bounce back quickly from…

The Impact Of Misinformation On Wind Energy Development

Mar 24, 2023 at 10:59 | Felicity Bradstock

As green energy projects are being rolled out worldwide, and political policies are catching up to climate targets, one thing that’s lagging behind is community support. Increasing renewable energy capacity…

Wind Power Accounted For 25% Of Texas’ Electricity Generation In 2022

Feb 28, 2023 at 08:45 | Michael Kern

Texas has long been known for its oil and gas industry, but in recent years, it has become a leader in renewable energy, particularly wind power. According to 

The U.S. Is Holding Its First West Coast Offshore Wind Auction

Dec 06, 2022 at 09:07 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The U.S. is holding on Tuesday the first offshore wind auction on the West Coast by offering development rights in waters off California as part of the Biden…

China Plans Mammoth Offshore Windfarm

Oct 21, 2022 at 12:38 | Julianne Geiger

The Chinese city of Chaozhou in Guangdong has plans to begin construction on its massive 43.3 GW offshore wind farm within the space of a few years, according to the…

Is Wind Energy Becoming Too Expensive?

Oct 14, 2022 at 09:36 | Felicity Bradstock

General Electric (GE) plans to make major job cuts in its U.S. wind operations and will consider its other markets too as windfarms are proving to be a…

New Wind Harvester Can Generate Power From A Gentle Breeze

Oct 12, 2022 at 07:59 | Brian Westenhaus

Nanyang Technological University scientists have developed a low-cost device that can harness energy from wind as gentle as a light breeze and store it as electricity.

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