Tamarindo Group - Blog

Posted 05/03/2018
Author Ilaria Valtimora

US offshore wind needs free trade, not protectionism

President Trump started March by launching an international trade war over steel and aluminium imports, which will further stoke fears about protectionist policies in the burgeoning offshore wind...

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Posted 28/02/2018
Author Richard Heap

What do floating wind turbines mean for investors?

The completion of Hywind Scotland is a big moment for floating wind farms, but DNV GL says more must be done to de-risk projects for investors. [NB. This is an updated version of an article that...

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Posted 12/02/2018
Author Frances Salter

Can a wind farm survive a hurricane?

The US offshore wind sector is gathering speed, and this means that more wind farms will find themselves in harm's way in the nation's annual hurricane season. But how much of a threat are they?


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Posted 24/01/2018
Author Ken Boyne

Ireland gears up for offshore expansion

The Republic of Ireland’s proposed Renewable Energy Support Scheme is finally set to give offshore wind projects a route to market, says Ken Boyne, Managing Director at Dublin-based engineering...

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Posted 03/10/2017
Author Dominic Szanto

What trilemma? Offshore auction answers UK wind energy questions

The UK government has published the results of the second Contracts for Difference auction, for which only offshore wind, dedicated biomass and advanced conversion technologies were eligible to...

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Posted 15/09/2017
Author admin

UK offshore takes fast train after stunning CfD auction

Monday the 11th of September 2017 is set to go down as one of the key dates in the development of renewables in Great Britain. The results of the auction round announced shortly after 7am led to a...

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Posted 15/08/2017
Author admin

Legal case news: Take care when allocating design risk

This month, the UK’s Supreme Court has given its verdict in the construction dispute involving MT Højgaard and E.On Climate & Renewables at the 174MW offshore wind farm Robin Rigg.

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Posted 26/07/2017
Author admin

UK Government must wake up to Brexit threat to offshore workforce

Guest post by Rob Grimmond, CEO of Offshore Marine Management

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Posted 30/06/2017
Author admin

The renewed dynamism of the Australian wind market

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been making life tough for wind developers and investors. He publicly blamed wind farms for a series of blackouts in South Australia in late 2016 and...

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Posted 15/06/2017
Author admin

Seven keys to offshore wind health and safety

Guest post by Ben Scholes, CEO and co-founder of Papertrail.

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