NEW STATESMAN: The cutting edge in offshore generation

Press/Media: Expert comment

Release date: 28/11/2019

Description

Plummeting costs and technological breakthroughs led to the International Energy Agency’s autumn prediction that offshore wind generation could grow as much as 15-fold in the next 20 years. The March 2019 offshore wind sector deal included a pledge to increase the share of electricity from offshore wind to nearly a third by 2030.

Media coverage

TitleThe cutting edge in offshore generation
Media name/outletNew Statesman
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/11/19
DescriptionPlummeting costs and technological breakthroughs led to the International Energy Agency’s autumn prediction that offshore wind generation could grow as much as 15-fold in the next 20 years. The March 2019 offshore wind sector deal included a pledge to increase the share of electricity from offshore wind to nearly a third by 2030.
URLhttps://www.newstatesman.com/spotlight/energy/2019/11/cutting-edge-offshore-generation
PersonsIan Cotton, Craig Dawson