The Offshore Wind Podcast

Energy islands: the next step for offshore wind growth?

September 24, 2020 Global Wind Energy Council Season 1 Episode 5
The Offshore Wind Podcast
Energy islands: the next step for offshore wind growth?
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The Offshore Wind Podcast
Energy islands: the next step for offshore wind growth?
Sep 24, 2020 Season 1 Episode 5
Global Wind Energy Council

As offshore wind grows in scale as a power generation source, so does the need for large-scale interconnection between wind farms across different national boundaries. Energy islands, large-scale energy hubs with interconnections to surrounding countries, provide an innovative solution to this challenge. In this episode, hosts Ben Backwell and Stewart Mullin speak with Hanne Storm Edlefsen, Area manager in Energinet Electrical System Responsibility at Energinet, about the challenges and opportunities for this technology around the world.


Find out more about GWEC: https://gwec.net
Find out more about MHI Vestas: https://www.mhivestasoffshore.com/

Show Notes

As offshore wind grows in scale as a power generation source, so does the need for large-scale interconnection between wind farms across different national boundaries. Energy islands, large-scale energy hubs with interconnections to surrounding countries, provide an innovative solution to this challenge. In this episode, hosts Ben Backwell and Stewart Mullin speak with Hanne Storm Edlefsen, Area manager in Energinet Electrical System Responsibility at Energinet, about the challenges and opportunities for this technology around the world.


Find out more about GWEC: https://gwec.net
Find out more about MHI Vestas: https://www.mhivestasoffshore.com/