Petrofac has won a €40 million contract from Siemens Energy to provide support during the commissioning phase of two offshore wind converter station platforms in the German North Sea.
A team of wind energy advocates, led by the Texas Offshore Wind Farm Innovation team at the Texas A&M University is proposing to build an innovative offshore wind farm in the Gulf of Mexico.
The two projects will enable both countries to take advantage of massive renewable energy potential
The company’s collaboration with the Carbon Trust’s £45 million Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) research programme will help to drive down costs
IEC 61400-1 requires gearboxes to have a similar ‘life’ to wind turbines, of at least 20 years