‘UK needs to back’ floating wind, says new report – reNews – Renewable Energy News

‘UK needs to back’ floating wind, says new report – reNews – Renewable Energy News

The document recommends that Brexit impacts on cost and delivery timelines of floating wind projects, as well as the financial performance of UK offshore wind companies, need to be assessed.

The report said, “Consideration should be given to what trading arrangements will support the future growth of floating wind in the UK and Europe more widely.”

The report advises a study to identify potential niche markets for floating wind, alongside associated cost benefits and barriers to deployment, should be funded which would “inform policy design to support expansion of commercial floating wind”.

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