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Date: 12/09/17

Moray East Secures Contract for Difference

 

Moray East Offshore Wind farm has secured a Contract for Difference (CfD) to supply electricity to the grid at a strike price of £57.50/MWh. This represents a cost reduction of 50% since the 2015 CfD auction.

 The 950 MW wind farm will be contructed in 2022/2023.

 

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Date: 18/10/17

Hywind Scotland Opens

First Minister Opens the World's First Floating Wind Farm

 

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Date: 05/07/17

Highland Communities Eligible for Beatrice Funds

SSE has invited local comminities to apply for the second round of of partnership funding from the Beatrice offshore wind farm, currently under construction.

 

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Date: 27/06/17

Hywind Scotland Making Progress

All five Siemens 6 MW turbines destined for Hywind Scotland have been mounted on their floating spar foundations.

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Date: 22/06/17

Islay Tidal Park Approved

The Scottish Government has approved plans to build a 30 turbine tidal energy scheme near Islay.

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Sector: wind

Date: 11/08/16

Sensing Innovation Challenges for Concrete Structures Workshop

A collaboration between two Innovation Centres: CENSIS and the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC), with the Offshore Renewables Institute (ORI), this workshop (free registration) will help those interested in pursuing collaborative R&D projects to accelerate the commercial development of sensor technologies in concrete for a range of end applications.  Date/ Time/ Venue: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm on 3rd November 2016 at the IET Teacher Building, Glasgow

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Date: 30/03/16

Offshore Energy & Storage (OSES) Symposium 2016

The third Offshore Energy & Storage (OSES) conference will be held in Malta, July 13-15, 2016. 

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Date: 28/05/15

Scottish Renewables Young Professionals Green Energy Award

Academic Award sponsored by Energy Technology Partnership (ETP) 

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Date: 09/06/15

2 PhD Opportunities

2 PhD Opportunities available at the School of Engineering, University of Aberdeen

PhD 1: Structural health monitoring of wind turbines for damage detection
http://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=63791

 

 

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