Welcome to the Offshore Wind Group

Our mission and vision

The mission of the Energy Community of The Knowledge Transfer Network is to create an integrated and dynamic network of business, technology, academic and policy stakeholders delivering strategic and effective knowledge exchange to advance the UK EG&S sector.  Within the offshore wind sector we are tackling some of issues around the challenges identified by the Technology Strategy Board including:

The Offshore Wind Group Activities

  • Workshops/round-table discussions
  • Networking events
  • Dialogue with key external stakeholder groups to improve understanding and highlight opportunities for collaboration
  • Insights into new funding opportunities and key developments across the landscape
  • Support for supply-chain development
  • Formation of expert working groups/special interest groups to provide focused effort in key areas 

Latest news

Partnership Brokering Webinar: UK-Canada In-Stream Tidal Energy Funding Call, 9 October 2014

In-Stream Tidal Energy: Advancing Environmental Monitoring, Sensing and...

Two Fast-Track Funding Calls of £4.5m Announced to Support Offshore Wind Growth

Through partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and Offshore Renewable Energy...

To all Marine Renewable / Offshore Maintenance Training Providers: MER-INNOVATE SKILLS DIRECTORY

Background to the project Mer-Innovate is a cross-border Project co-funded under the...

Upcoming events

Thu 06 Dec 2012

Concrete Offshore Wind 2012

09:00 until 17:00

Following the huge success of the 2011 conference and exhibition, Concrete Gravity Base...

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Wed 06 Mar 2013

Deeper Water Offshore Wind Conference – Lowering Costs Together

08:15 until 17:20

Project Updates • Foundations • Demonstrator Sites • Government Perspectives • Effective...

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Mon 04 Feb 2013

EWEA 2013 Annual Event

Feb 04 / 09:00 until Mar 07 / 17:00

The EWEA Annual event (formerly known as EWEC) is a unique combination of comprehensive,...

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