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Posted

15/06/2015

Author

Richard Heap

Deepwater Shows Up US Offshore Gap

When Deepwater Wind started construction on the first offshore wind farm in US waters in April, it was always bound to lead to a series of other firsts.

Last month, we had the announcement that LM Wind Power is set to supply the 15 blades for the five Alstom Haliade 150-6MW turbines used on the 30MW project; and also the announcement that high-speed catamaran ferry company Rhode Island Fast Fer ...

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Posted

14/04/2015

Author

Adam Barber

Dong Injects Commercial Nous Into US Offshore

There is no shortage of hyperbole in the US offshore wind market. It seems like every development, however minor, is hailed as a huge leap forward.

Indeed, anyone entering the wind energy market afresh would be forgiven for thinking that US offshore wind is already a fully-fledged market. It isn’t.

In fact, back in October, after attending a somewhat lacklustre AWEA Offshore 2014 conference, ...

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