2016 Offshore Wind Technologies Market Report

The 2016 Offshore Wind Technologies Market Report was developed by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for the US . Department of Energy (DOE) and is intended to provide offshore wind policymakers, regulators, developers, researchers, engineers, financiers, and supply chain participants, with quantitative information about the offshore wind market, technology, and cost trends in the United States and worldwide. In particular, this report is intended to provide detailed information on the domestic offshore wind industry to provide context to help navigate technical and market barriers and opportunities. The scope of the report covers the status of the 111 operating offshore wind projects in the global fleet through December 31, 2016, and provides the status and analysis on a broader pipeline of 593 projects at some stage of development. In addition, this report provides a wider assessment of domestic developments and events through the second quarter of 2017 to provide a more up-to-date discussion of this dynamically evolving industry.

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Wind Type: Offshore Wind
Author: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Publication Date: August 10, 2017
Topic: Economic Impact and Financing
Resource Type: Report
File Type: PDF
Geographic Focus: National
Keywords: Market, Market Barriers, Market Development, United States
Prepared For: U.S. Department of Energy
Peer Reviewed: Yes
Funding Source: U.S. Department of Energy

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