Wind power

Equinor stays with MMT on Beacon Wind

Equinor has selected the Swedish company MMT to carry out the 2021 export cable route studies for the Beacon Wind wind farm off Massachusetts, in the United States. The project is led by the Providence-based MMT team – MMT US Inc. Starting in April and ending in July, MMT, the …

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Wind and solar costs will continue to decline

Image: Elizaveta Galitckaia © 123RF.com The latest IRENA studies show how the costs of renewables are expected to continue to drop dramatically until 2030. We all know how these costs have fallen over the past decade. Going forward, the weighted average cost of electricity in G20 countries from offshore wind …

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Offshore wind energy can’t come soon enough

The waters off the Californian coast could become vital in the fight against climate change. Last week, President Joe Biden announced an ambitious plan to open 250,000 acres of the state’s coastal waters to wind development. If only it could be done faster. According to the plan, wind projects could …

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Offshore wind turbine catches fire at Horns Rev 1

Vattenfall and Ørsted investigate a turbine in their condominium 160MW Horns Rev 1 Horns Rev 1 (160MW) OffshoreBlåvandshuk, Southern Denmark, Denmark, Europe Click to see all the details wind farm off Denmark caught fire. The developers are analyzing why the Vestas V80-2.0MW turbine caught fire on May 22 and have …

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