Tag Archive for offshore wind

Vakbladen.com expands wind portfolio

As of 23 january 2019, Dutch publishing house Vakbladen.com has officially acquired the online news site Windenergie-Nieuws.nl. Windenergie-Nieuws.nl informs the Dutch speaking community of professionals, companies and organisations on the developments of onshore and offshore wind energy in the home country and the main developments worldwide. Acquisition WindEnergie-Nieuws.nl & cooperation WindNieuws Vakbladen.com has acquired Windenergie-nieuws.nl…

Main Dutch 2020 energy and climate targets likely out of reach

The report ‘Kortetermijnraming voor emissies en energie in 2020’, (short-term estimates of greenhouse gas emissions in 2020), that was released by the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL) today, concludes that 3 Dutch 2020 energy and climate targets are likely not going to be reached in time. The estimate was conducted in cooperation with research centre…

Matchmaking Day TKI Wind op Zee 2019

On 14 February 2019, TKI Wind op Zee (Top consortium for Knowledge and Innovation Offshore Wind) organises, in cooperation with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), the annual Matchmaking Day TKI Wind op Zee. Offshore wind is critical to a successful energy transition in the Netherlands. TKI Wind op Zee stimulates, connects and supports Dutch organisations…

Damen receives third FCS 2710 order from High Speed Transfers

Damen has received an order for a FCS 2710 fast crew supply vessel from High Speed Transfers Ltd (HST). The new vessel is planned for delivery in September and will be named HST Harri. It is the third order for a FCS 2710 from the in Swansea, Wales based crew transfer vessel operator HST. The…

New Dutch offshore wind atlas launched

ECN part of TNO, KNMI (the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute) and Whiffle (a Delft University of Technology spin-off) have released the Dutch Offshore Wind Atlas. This new and improved map will help Dutch government and wind farm developers to plan, build and operate offshore wind farms even more efficiently. Please follow and like us:

PGGM and Shell express interest in Eneco

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Shell announced today that it is joining forces with cooperative Dutch pension fund service provider PGGM to explore the opportunity to participate in the controlled auction for the energy company Eneco that was announced in December 2018. They outlined their intentions in an open letter. In the open letter PGGM and Shell express that they…

Vuyk Engineering – Installing offshore wind foundations while afloat

Foundations for the next generation offshore wind turbines will increasingly be installed with floating vessels instead of jack-up vessels. “We have already considered foundations that have never been installed before.” During Offshore Energy 2018, from 22 to 24 October in Amsterdam, Vuyk Engineering Rotterdam presented a new type of crane vessel for the installation of…

Ampyx Power – Harvesting untapped winds at high altitudes

These are busy times at the office of Ampyx Power, the Dutch company that designed the Ampyx Power Airborne Wind Energy System (AWES). After months of design optimisation, the team of Ampyx Power is currently assembling their third generation prototype, taking another step in the process of bringing the innovation to market. And while doing…