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  1. Meet the SEA-3250-LT: Innovation in Offshore Wind Installations

    GustoMSC is targeting the burgeoning U.S. offshore wind energy market with an innovative jack-up design that it claims will help to reduce risk and increase efficiency when installing units offshore: the SEA-3250-LT installation jack-up.

  2. Solar Wants to Help Fix a Power-Grid Problem It Helped Create

    Big solar farms helped create a power-grid predicament in California. And now they’re offering to help solve it. Solar panels have proliferated in the Golden State, flooding the grid with power supplies in the middle of the day when the sun’s out — and then quickly vanishing after sunset. 

  3. Delaware Researchers Discover How to Cut Offshore Wind Construction Costs by $1.6B

    Working closely with industry partners, University of Delaware researchers have developed a new method for constructing offshore wind farms and proven that it is cheaper, faster and could make possible offshore wind deployment at a scale and pace able to keep up with the region’s scheduled retirements of nuclear and coal-fired power plants.

    The researchers calculated that their innovative process will cost up to $1.6 billion less per project than conventional approaches and take half the construction time.

  4. Tesla and Vestas Partner in $160 Million Australian Project

    A novel $160 million renewable energy project combining wind, solar and storage technologies reached financial close.

  5. UK Will Be Vulnerable Outside of the EU's Energy Market

    Britain’s divorce from the EU is less than 18 months away yet the arguments become more fractious and uncertainties over trading relationships seem no nearer to resolution. Among the big unknowns is what fate lies in store for the UK’s energy market and its relationship with Europe.