The Humber has become “the envy of the world” for offshore wind power, according to the head of business development for Siemens Gamesa. Ray Thompson will tell the Offshore Wind Connections conference that the Humber has become the global benchmark for successful development of offshore wind, forming a powerful industrial cluster and a focus for the industry’s Sector Deal proposals to the UK government to support further growth. The event, organised by Team Humber Marine Alliance, is set to take place in Hull for the first time on 25 and 26 April 2018. Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the headline Diamond Sponsor.
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The Danish government is promising a new 800MW offshore wind farm for delivery between 2024 and 2027 as part of its updated energy plan. Ministers will present the blueprint later this week including a project to be built after the 600MW Kriegers Flak, which is currently being driven forward by Vattenfall. The project will help to meet Danish ambitions to be free of fossil fuels by 2050.
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