The offshore wind turbine market in the US is growing by the day. However, while the market increases, so does the number of players competing to install the turbines. A Scottish utility has now won two offshore wind licenses and takes first place in terms of potential MW numbers.
BY RITZAU FINANS & SØREN SPRINGBORG, ENERGYWATCH
Energy company Scottish Power has won the rights to construct two giant offshore wind farms in the US. The company estimates that it has the strongest pipeline in the area.
Norwegian electricity generation must be doubled in the coming years, says Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry Jan Christian Vestre during the presentation on national offshore wind export venture.
Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) and the Technical University of Denmark are set to collaborate as part of an Ørsted-funded research project into Vietnam’s options for additional offshore wind.