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Offshore wind turbines

Offshore wind in China

Insight Paper

China's ambitious offshore wind targets of installing 5GW of offshore wind capacity by 2015 and 30GW by 2020 would eclipse capacity in other countries. This insight paper looks at the challenges to the development of China's offshore wind industry.

Innovative offshore wind turbine foundation deployed


An innovative new foundation which could help cut the costs of electricity from offshore wind farms has been successfully deployed by DONG Energy as part of its collaboration with the Carbon Trust Offshore Wind Accelerator.

Umoe Mandal Wave Craft. Image: Umoe Mandal

Offshore Wind Accelerator - news update


One of the Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) Access Competition winners Umoe Mandal has secured a second order for its Wave Craft vessel.

Low carbon city potential: Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Low carbon cities are the core of Malaysia's green future


Realising Malaysia's potential for leadership in low carbon urban development. Viewpoint by Richard Rugg, Managing Director of Programmes at the Carbon Trust, on improving energy and resource efficiency and reducing the carbon footprint of cities.