Recent news and events

See the posts below for recent news and events from the Scottish offshore wind industry.

Recent posts

  • News

    13 October 2014

    Consents Ignite Scottish Offshore

    Scotland’s offshore wind sector has been spurred on by the Scottish government’s decision to approve four major projects totalling some 2.2GW of capacity.

  • News

    10 October 2014

    Four Wind Farms Off The Tay and Forth Win Approval

    Four offshore wind farms that could provide enough energy to power over 1.4 million Scottish homes have received development consent, Energy Minister Fergus Ewing announced today.

  • News

    10 October 2014

    Opportunities For Industry to Help Hit 2020 Targets

    The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult in Glasgow, Scotland has identified a number of technology innovation challenges within the offshore renewable energy industry, the resolution of which they believe will help drive down the cost of offshore renewable energy, and have a positive impact on the UK economy.

  • News

    09 October 2014

    Scottish Research and Development Crucial to Iberdrola Project

    Iberdrola has kicked off work on the TLP wind floating turbine project, which aims to “drastically shorten installation times and cut costs” for offshore wind in the UK.