Offshore Wind

Plans for floating wind farms move ahead as steel specialist joins project

THE TEAM behind plans to build large floating offshore wind farms to the west of Shetland and in the central North Sea has welcomed the global energy industry’s commitment towards the project which is also expected to bring new manufacturing capacity to Scotland. Dan Jackson of Cerulean Winds was speaking after United Arab Emirates (UAE) […] Shetland News …


Relief as Shetland misses out on major offshore wind development

THE local fishing industry has expressed relief after it emerged that a large area to the east of Shetland is – for the time being at least – not going to be developed by the offshore wind industry. Concern has been expressed that the rush to develop large offshore wind farms around the Scottish coast […] Shetland News …