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Macquarie’s Green Bank Embraces ‘Enormous Game’ of Offshore Wind

One of the world’s biggest investors in renewable energy sees a growing opportunity in offshore wind projects. More certainty from governments about future regulation and the expansion of new floating technology could drastically broaden the opportunities for investors, according to Mark Dooley, global head of Macquarie Group Ltd.’s Green Investment Group. “I love offshore wind. […]

California Community Choice Aggregator Sees Promise in Floating Offshore Wind

Monterey Bay Community Power is exploring the possibility of a huge floating offshore wind project with developers EnBW and Trident Winds. California community choice aggregator (CCA) Monterey Bay Community Power has signed a memorandum of understanding to explore buying the power from a 1,000-megawatt floating offshore wind farm. It’s an early, if no-stakes, claim to […]

Floating Solar Gets Ready for the High Seas

Largely confined to inland water bodies at present, some floating solar developers are paddling toward the open ocean. Floating PV panels could be headed out to sea amid growing interest in offshore solar. Last month, a Belgian consortium including Dredging, Environmental and Marine Engineering (DEME), Tractebel, Jan De Nul Group, Soltech and Ghent University announced […]

WORLD CLEAN ENERGY INVESTMENT SLIPS IN 1H 2019, DESPITE BILLION-DOLLAR FINANCINGS OF SOLAR IN DUBAI AND OFFSHORE WIND IN TAIWAN

Hiatus in renewable energy project deals in mainland China pulls down global investment in clean energy by 14% to $117.6 billion in first half of 2019 London and New York: The first half of 2019 saw a 39% slowdown in renewable energy investment in the world’s biggest market, China, to $28.8 billion, the lowest figure […]