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UK launches offshore geospatial data challenge

By TimPb | December 1, 2020

UK takes wraps off offshore geospatial data challenge Aim is to develop a solution that helps to identify new sites and optimise existing infrastructure, read full story here.

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Consortium looking into the design of a permanently stationed Offshore Charging Vessel.

By TimPb | November 30, 2020

A consortium of offshore renewable energy and marine companies are exploring the viability of developing an offshore charging facility for electrified vessels. Read more here

Atlantic Canada seeks collaboration with Norfolk & Suffolk

By TimPb | November 25, 2020

Energy sector companies in Norfolk and Suffolk are being invited to meet with companies from Atlantic Canada to explore new trade and bilateral collaboration opportunities within the clean energy sector. A virtual trade mission led by the Newfoundland & Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) and facilitated by international trade development consultancy, Kinetic Cubed, will culminate…

CWind and Rovco complete ROV project at East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm

By TimPb | November 5, 2020

CWind has completed this year’s campaign at the East Anglia One offshore wind farm in the UK. Full story here

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Ambitious Wind Power announcements welcomed by Industry Leaders

By TimPb | October 7, 2020

The sector reacts positively to Boris Johnson’s £160m boost for the UK offshore wind industry. Read Industry response to here  

East Anglia as a UK Hydrogen cluster?

By TimPb | September 15, 2020

Hydrogen production has been named as one of three industries still in their infancy that the UK’s future energy system will be heavily reliant on. Hydrogen East is one of, a number of new business initiatives, that seek to raise awareness of hydrogen opportunities across East Anglia and to promote the technology and develop local…

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Great Yarmouth Port to Get Offshore Energy O&M Campus

By TimPb | September 11, 2020

Norfolk County Council (NCC) have recently announced £6 million of funding to deliver an offshore energy Operations and Maintenance (O&M) campus at the Port of Great Yarmouth.  The Project aim to establish a excellence, an Operations and Maintenance (O&M) campus – or Multi-User Energy Sector Facility – on the southern peninsula of Great Yarmouth Port…

Bid for £29m clean energy research programme in East Anglia passes key milestone.

By TimPb | September 11, 2020

A £29m research and innovation programme over 5 years led by UEA focussed on the Southern North Sea and the region’s clean energy and marine sectors has passed it’s first key milestone. ‘Suffolk & Norfolk Research & Innovation on the Sustainable Energy Coast’, or ‘SuNRISE Coast’ for short, will further enhance East Anglia as a…

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In pole position for offshore wind

By TimPb | July 22, 2020

New research conducted by offshore wind market intelligence specialists, 4C Offshore, has concluded that the East of England Energy Zone (EEEZ) continues to be the UK’s largest offshore wind cluster and will remain in pole position as the sector ramps up to meet the UK government’s refreshed target of 40Gw of offshore wind by 2030.

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Vattenfall announcement

By TimPb | July 3, 2020

The Secretary of State for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy has awarded development consent for Vattenfall’s application to build Norfolk Vanguard Offshore Wind Farm.