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  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 1st half 2016 27/7/2016 - In the first six months of 2016, Europe fully grid connected 114 commercial offshore wind turbines with a combined capacity totalling 511 MW. Overall 13 commercial wind farms were under construction which once completed will have a total capacity of over 4.2 GW. 114 wind turbines were fully grid connected, totalling 511 MW in 4 […]
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 2015 15/2/2016 - 3,018.5 MW of new offshore wind power capacity was connected to the grid during 2015 in Europe, a 108.3% increase over 2014 and the biggest yearly addition to capacity to date. 419 new turbines were erected in 2015. Seven turbines were decommissioned in the UK and Sweden, resulting in a net addition of 412 turbines. […]
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 1st half 2015 15/7/2015 - In the first six months of 2015, Europe fully grid connected 584 commercial offshore wind turbines, with a combined capacity totalling 2,342.9 MW. Overall, 15 commercial wind farms were under construction. Once completed, these wind farms will have a total capacity of over 4,268.5 MW. View the pdf
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 2014 15/1/2015 - In 2014, Europe fully grid connected 408 offshore wind turbines in nine wind farms and one demonstration project with a combined capacity totalling 1,483 MW. 536 turbines were erected during 2014. 2,488 turbines are now installed and grid connected, making a cumulative total of 8,045.3 MW in 74 wind farms in 11 European countries. Once […]
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 1st half 2014 15/7/2014 - In the first six months of 2014, Europe fully grid connected 224 offshore wind turbines in 16 commercial wind farms and one offshore demonstration site with a combined capacity totalling 781 MW. There are 310 wind turbines awaiting grid connection. Once connected, these will add a total capacity of over 1,200 MW. The total capacity […]
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 2013 15/1/2014 - 418 offshore turbines came online in 2013 in Europe, making a record 1,567 Megawatts (MW) of new capacity. This is one-third more than the capacity installed in 2012. This makes a new total of 6,562 MW of offshore wind power – enough to provide 0.7% of the EU’s electricity. View the pdf
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 1st half 2013 15/7/2013 - 277 new offshore wind turbines, totalling 1,045 megawatts (MW), were fully grid connected in Europe during the first six months of 2013. This is double compared to the same period in 2012 when 523.2 MW were installed. In addition, 268 foundations were installed and 254 turbines erected, all during the first 181 days of the […]
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 2012 15/1/2013 - Europe installed and grid connected 293 offshore wind turbines in 2012 – more than one per working day. This brings the total to 1,662 turbines, in 55 offshore wind farms in ten European countries. View the pdf
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 1st half 2012 15/7/2012 - 132 new offshore wind turbines, totalling 523.2 megawatts (MW) were fully grid connected in Europe in the first six months of 2012. This is a 50% increase compared to the same period in 2011 when 348.1 MW were installed. View the pdf
  • The European offshore wind industry – key trends and statistics 2011 15/1/2012 - 2011 was a stable year for the offshore wind industry with 235 new offshore wind turbines grid connected, worth approximately 2.4 billion Euros. View the pdf