Offshore Wind, Ready to Float?
Global and UK Trends in the Floating Offshore Wind Market
small-scale pre-commercial floating wind projects (e.g. RenOb)
retaining access to EU innovation funds (e.g. Horizon 2020, @EIB)
Lack of both would create 'black hole' of £/€ for next gen of floating wind.
- Retain EU innovation support
- Reinstate UK long-term renewable subsidy for pre-commercial
- Focus on niche market penetration, to aid scale-up
- Grow UK content of wind supply chain
- Minimise supply chain disruption post #Brexit