The north-east of Scotland has the best conditions in the UK for floating offshore wind projects, a joint industry report has said. Three ports in the region are currently ‘floating wind ready’ having helped develop the Hywind and Kincardine Offshore Windfarm projects. Nigg Energy Park, Invergordon and the Port of Dundee are the best in the UK, according to a report published by the Carbon Trust and LOC Renewables. The report analysed 96 European ports and found the “very few” were able to accommodate floating offshore wind.
Energy Voice 29th Sept 2018 read more »