Offshore wind investments in the first half of 2020 totaled USD 35 bn, up 319% year-on-year. In a world of economic uncertainty, offshore wind is booming while floating wind projects have successfully become operational. The question for all stakeholders – are we geared up for expansion?
Reuters Events: Offshore & Floating Wind Europe Virtual (1-2 October) will provide a complete update of where the industry is headed. Over two days, attendees will acquire a strategic outlook on markets, upcoming tenders, contracts and project updates, as well as a technical understanding of how to raise standards throughout project lifespans.
The World Ocean Council (WOC) is a Knowledge Partner of the event.
WOC CEO Paul Holthus will be speaking on “Sharing the Ocean: Addressing Conflicts and Finding Synergies with Other Ocean Industries”.
The WOC focuses on bringing different sectors together to understand and address the real and perceived conflicts between offshore wind and other sectors, such as fisheries, while assessing potential synergies for effective stakeholder engagement. What kind of structure and process for multi-sectoral engagement will best enable the conflicts to be understood and resolved?
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