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Floating Solar Energy

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Posted: 1 day ago

Incident severely damages floating solar plant in Albania

Albania’s first floating solar plant, developed by Statkraft and Ocean Sun, has been severely damage...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Innosea ramps up floating solar, offshore wind services in the Mediterranean

Marine renewables engineering consultancy Innosea has expanded its footprint with a new office in Ma...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Posted: 7 days ago

EDP gets approval for 4MW floating solar farm in Portugal

Portuguese electric utility EDP has secured the final license for the installation of a floating sol...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Texas researchers start work on next-gen floating renewable energy station

The researchers from Texas A&M University have started developing an ocean renewable energy stat...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Albania’s first floating solar plant starts commercial operations (Video)

Statkraft, Europe’s largest renewable energy generator, in cooperation with Norwegian supplier Ocean...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 22 days ago
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Floating solar shows no adverse environmental effects

German renewable energy company BayWa r.e. has informed that the initial studies carried out on a fl...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Norwegian partners create automatic model for floating solar

Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI) and Glint Solar have developed a technology that automaticall...

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  • Business developments & projects
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BOOST floating solar design up for basin try-outs

The BOOST project consortium has developed a purpose-built design for offshore floating solar demons...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Sintef Ocean on point for Moss Maritime-Equinor floating solar model trials

Norwegian centre for research and innovation Sintef Ocean has performed tests on a scaled floating s...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
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EDF hires BELECTRIC to build floating solar plant in Israel

French energy giant EDF has hired a German-based company BELECTRIC to build 19.3MWp floating solar p...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Ocean Sun sees first quarter revenue drop

Norwegian floating solar developer Ocean Sun has recorded a slight drop in revenues for the first qu...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Registration open for Offshore Energy 2021

The registration for Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021 is now live! The event, to be ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 days ago
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How to get and keep a good crew

How do you keep your crew safe in times of COVID-19? The need to take good care of crew members and ...

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Statkraft, Ocean Sun wrap first phase of Albanian floating solar project

Norwegian floating solar company Ocean Sun has together with project partner Statkraft completed the...

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  • Business developments & projects
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Posted: 2 months ago

Ocean Sun teams up with MWP to use floating solar tech for desalination

Norwegian companies Ocean Sun and Marine Water Production (MWP) have joined forces to produce fresh ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Damen builds SolarDuck’s offshore floating solar demonstrator

Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards Group has constructed SolarDuck’s offshore floating solar demonstr...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Case study: Safeguard from electrical shocks and turbine activation during maintenance

Securing the flow of green energy by safely servicing and maintaining fast growing numbers of wind t...

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Posted: 2 months ago

Largest offshore floating solar model aces tests in South Korea

Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), ha...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Facebook to buy power from Sunseap’s offshore floating solar farm

Sunseap Group has signed a multi-year virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) with Facebook for sola...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Floating solar could reduce climate change effects on water

Floating solar farms could help protect lakes and reservoirs from some of the harms of climate chang...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2021 opens floorplan

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) will take place at Amsterdam RAI on Tuesday 26 and ...

Posted: 2 months ago
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EBRD gives €9.1M boost to Albanian floating solar farm

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided a €9.1 million loan for the...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
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Ocean Sun inks Mediterranean floating solar deal

Norwegian floating solar specialist Ocean Sun has signed an agreement with MP Quantum Group (MP) to ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

DNV rolls out world’s first guideline for floating solar power plants

DNV, the independent energy expert and assurance provider, has published the world’s first recommend...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Sunseap installs one of world’s largest offshore floating solar farms in Singapore

Singapore-based solar energy developer Sunseap Group has completed the installation of a 5MW-peak fl...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

ENCORE welcomes MET-support as new lead partner

The ENCORE project has appointed MET-support as the new lead partner, and three observers to the pro...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Blue-GIFT extends third call deadline for ocean energy developers

EU-backed Blue-GIFT project has extended the deadline for applications for its third and final call ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
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Posted: 3 months ago

Large-scale demonstrations key to attracting marine energy investments

As the transition to renewable energy gains pace worldwide, marine energy and its predictable and re...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

RWE to make floating solar debut in the Netherlands

RWE, one of the world’s leading companies for renewable energy, has unveiled plans to construct its ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago