Photo credits: Tecnalia

Overview

TWIND is a European Commission Horizon 2020 funded project with a total budget of 796 thousand Euros. Its main objective is to create a network of excellence that will dynamize a pool of specialized research professionals and trainees in the domain of offshore wind energy to support an emerging industry in Portugal in a field with a very strong anticipated growth and no dedicated existing training curriculum.

W2Power prototype successfully installed

Building a future. EnerOcean S.L.‘s floatingwind W2Power prototype has been successfully installed in Plataforma Oceánica de Canarias (PLOCAN) test site showcasing its capabilities for multi-use purposes.

TWIND in Portugal

TWIND final project event was held on the 10th of November in Lisbon, Portugal entitled “Offshore Wind in Iberia: Innovation & Perspectives”. All presentations will be uploaded on WavEC’s website. On the 09th November, partners gathered to discuss the final steps of the project. We will announce these final outcomes on TWIND’s website very soon.

PARTNERS

TWIND project is coordinated by WavEC and gathers three other internationally recognized research entities: Tecnalia Research & Innovation (Spain), Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult (United Kingdom) and Delft University of Technology (the Netherlands).

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