Wind Europe Offshore 2019

Wind Europe Offshore 2019

Let’ts meet in Copenhagen November 26-28thfor the Wind Europe Offshore 2019

You can find YOUWINd on stand E-D3a

We would love to show you how to save time and money with the YOUWINd methods.

YOUWINd model is an innovative optimisation model for used for offshore wind project analysis.… Read More

Goldwind 8MW prototype unveiled

Chinese wind turbine supplier, Goldwind, launched today the prototype of a new offshore wind turbine with a turbine capacity of 8MW and rotor of 175m.

Last year, Goldwind launched three other models:

  • GW168-8MW
  • GW184-6.45MW,
  • and the typhoon-adaptive and low-wind-speed offshore GW168-6.45MW.
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AEP calculations uncertainties

Many users needed to have implemented uncertainty calculations to their scenarios so we went right ahead and added that to the YOUWINd scenario comparisons.

Our calculated figure for electricity production is the P50 AEP. This figures is the level of production that is estimated to be exceeded 50% of the time in a year or the average in a year.… Read More

Permits for Hollandse Kust (Zuid) Wind Farm Sites III and IV (760 MW) have been issued to Vattenfall

On July 10th, 2019, the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy announced the permits for Hollandse Kust (zuid) Wind Farm Sites III and IV (760 MW) have been issued to Vattenfall. With 76 turbines type Siemens Gamesa 10 MW-193 DD this wind farm will get a total installed capacity of 760 MW according to The Netherlands Enterprise Agency:  RVO.NL

Before the announcement we tried weighing in the results using the YOUWINd model and tried to estimate the reasoning behind the choice of the winning bid.… Read More

YOUWINd attempts to predict the Hollandse Kust Zuid III & IV Winner

On 10th July 2019 the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy is set to reveal the winner of the Hollandse Kust (Zuid) III & IV tender. The tender was opened to develop the sites without government subsidies. The sites have capacity of 350-380MW each and developers such as Orsted, Vattenfall, Engie and Witwind (Shell, Van Oord and Eneco) have applied to build.… Read More

Edward Ridgway presents YOUWINd model at RenewableUK GOW 2019

We launched our latest version of the YOUWINd financial simulation platform at the Renewable UK Global Offshore Wind event this week in London.  Edward Ridgway was there to explain the benefits and latest features.

RenewableUK GOW YOUWINd Edward Ridgway

Edward Ridgway presents YOUWINd model… Read More

South Holland Coast 3 & 4 cost development

In this week the offshore wind power giant, Ørsted, announced they will participate in the bid in the Dutch offshore wind tender for South Holland Coast 3 &4.

“Using offshore wind to produce green hydrogen from electrolysis is an enabler to decarbonize other sectors such as heavy industries and transport,” Henrik Poulsen, CEO and President of Ørsted, said.… Read More

Edward Ridgway joins the YOUWINd team

Edward Ridgway has joined the YOUWINd model team as a Partner. Edward brings in substantial experience from engineering project management for the energy industry.

Edward has over the last years worked in optimising the wind turbine package within development projects heading towards the bidding stage.… Read More