What’s in a name?

DONG Energy is changing its name to reflect its shift from a black to a green energy company. From November 6 it will be called Ørsted, after Danish scientist Hans Christian Ørsted. He discovered electromagn...

Storage support for offshore wind

An offshore wind farm in the UK is going to harness an innovative energy storage system to maximise its potential effectiveness. DONG Energy will incorporate ABB's two megawatt 'battery-based storage system'...

Europeans make wind energy pledge

(LONDON) European leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to offshore wind energy at a major industry event in London. A joint statement signed at today's opening of Offshore Wind Energy 2017 by governme...

Record-breaking turbines begin turning

(ENGLAND) An offshore wind farm boasting the world's largest turbines has been opened off the coast of England. The Burbo Bank project's 8MW turbines will be capable of powering around a quarter of a mill...