Recent news and events

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

Recent posts

  • News

    17 January 2022

    ScotWind Round 1 bid results

    Offshore wind developers were told today by Crown Estate Scotland if they have been successful in gaining a site lease agreement. This new ScotWind round could see investment of over £50bn to deliver almost 25GW of offshore wind including 14.5GW of floating wind projects making Scotland the leading country for this technology in the world.

  • News

    17 January 2022

    SOWEC reaction to ScotWind announcement

    A once in a generation opportunity comes one step closer - SOWEC reaction to ScotWind announcement

  • News

    14 January 2022

    SOWEC begins port engagement on establishing a Scottish floating offshore wind cluster

    The Scottish Offshore Wind Energy Council (SOWEC) has published a draft set of principles expected to underpin a new Collaborative Framework for Scotland’s offshore wind sector, on which it is now seeking feedback from Scottish ports, the supply chain and wider industry.

  • News

    13 January 2022

    Scottish offshore wind growth at risk from rising offshore wind transmission charges

    A new report released by the Scottish Offshore Wind Energy Council has laid bare the higher costs of transmission charges to current and future Scottish offshore wind projects.