2023-01-28
http://w3.windfair.net/wind-energy/news/42327-renewableuk-the-crown-estate-wales-floating-offshore-industrial-scale-environmental-benefit-uk-gigawatts-minitser

Floating offshore wind bears huge opportunity for the UK

Image: PixabayImage: Pixabay
“Floating wind is a very big opportunity for global growth and the UK has a leading position in this," says RenewableUK’s Chief Executive Dan McGrail.

Official Press Release RenewableUK:

RenewableUK CEO highlights industrial-scale opportunity of floating wind to Welsh Affairs Committee

Wind Industry Profile of
RenewableUK CEO highlights industrial-scale opportunity of floating wind to Welsh Affairs Committee

RenewableUK’s Chief Executive Dan McGrail has told the UK Parliament’s Welsh Affairs Committee in London that floating wind offers huge industrial, economic and environmental benefits to Wales and the rest of the UK.

The Crown Estate has committed to enabling the development of 4GW of floating wind in the Celtic Sea (between Wales, south west England and Ireland) by 2035, with the potential to accommodate a further 20GW by 2045. In this year’s clean power auctions for Contracts for Difference, UK Ministers ringfenced £24m for floating wind for the first time, enabling the TwinHub project in the Celtic Sea to go ahead. RenewableUK is urging the Government to ensure these annual auctions are designed in a way which secures as much new capacity as fast as... ... More: Official Press Release RenewableUK

Keywords:
RenewableUK, The Crown Estate, Wales, floating offshore, industrial scale, environmental benefit, UK, gigawatts, Minitser







Thematically suitable Windfair.net members in the business directory

  • Newlist_renewableuk_logo
  • Newlist_pce-instruments-logo-400x250

more results



Keyword Search

© smart dolphin Gmbh 1999 - 2023 | Legal Notice | Windfair Editors | Privacy Policy | The Windfair Pocket Wind 2020