Dong executive: US offshore wind could have a good start on costs

Dong will not have to start from scratch in the US when it comes to costs, explains the general manager for North America, who believes that it can draw from the European experience to launch a little lower on the costs curve.

Photo: Fred.Olsen Windcarrier

The learning curve in Europe means that launching the first major US offshore wind projects will not be as costly to begin with, according to Dong's General Manager for North America, Thomas Brostrøm, in an interview with Ritzau Finans in Anaheim in California.

At the end of the year, Dong Energy will deliver a bid on the price of establishing offshore wind energy in the US state of Massachussetts. Here, the experience of the company's development in Europe will naturally play in – much can be transferred directly to US projects.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

Nordex books deficit of EUR 133m in Q2

The German wind turbine maker follows rivals noting another big interim loss, with revenue also having taken a hit. That, though, is exactly as expected, says CEO.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs