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OPEN Spotlights Floating Platform Wind Technology

Posted on Jul 11, 2017 1:47:00 PM

The latest OPEN Whitepaper throws the spotlight on the technology poised to drive the next major expansion in renewable energy – floating platform offshore wind turbines.

It highlights the huge scope for growth in what is a young industry just emerging from a period of R&D – the world's first commercial-scale floating wind farm is due to be stationed 25 kilometres off the coast of Peterhead, Scotland, later this year.

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Topics: OPEN, Floating Platforms, Offshore Wind, Technology

Wind Power Floating to the Forefront

Posted on Apr 25, 2017 12:34:00 PM

Offshore wind farms have become increasingly popular as a source of renewable energy over recent times and now floating turbines look set to vastly expand their geographical reach.

Up until now offshore wind farms have been restricted to shallower waters, less than 50 metres deep, as the turbines were installed on foundations laid directly on the seabed. But now their younger siblings are heading for deeper waters.

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Topics: Wind Power, Floating Platforms, Turbines, Hywind

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