Dealing with maritime space and user conflicts in offshore wind planning

Small fishing boat with offshore wind turbines in the background.

The Nordic Marine Think Thank and the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea organised this joint workshop examining maritime space and user conflicts in a new era of offshore wind. As part of the event’s programme, NorthWind’s WP5 lead Rita V. D’Oliveira Bouman held a presentation titled “Offshore wind in a Social-Ecological-Technical and […]

EERA JP Wind webinar: WENDY and OLAMUR EU Projects Presentation


In this edition of its webinar, EERA JP Wind is presenting two EU wind power projects. WENDY aims to trigger a change in the social perception of onshore and offshore wind energy projects. OLAMUR will demonstrate sustainable commercial solutions for both the North and the Baltic Sea in multi-use low-trophic aquaculture. When: 22 November 2023, […]

NAWEA WindTech 2023 Conference

Wind turbines in the California Desert, near Palm Springs.

The NAWEA/WindTech conference is the premier scientific and interdisciplinary conference on wind energy in North America. It aims to bring together wind energy students, faculty members, and researchers, along with industry, government, and nonprofit representatives from around the world. When: 30 October to 3 NovemberVenue: Omni Interlocken Hotel, Denver, Colorado NorthWind at the conference NorthWind […]

Seminar: Offshore wind and the environment

Seagull with wind turbine in the background.

For the third year in a row, FME NorthWind partner Offshore Norge organsied a seminar to highlight how offshore wind affects the environment and provide a status of knowledge with national and international speakers. Offshore Norge invited authorities, developers, environmental organisations, and key research communities to answer where we are in terms of achieving sustainable […]