News Digest Item
07 Nov 2016

“The tipping point of offshore wind”


It has been unclear for a long time whether offshore wind turbines can produce power without subsidies, writes Franz Hubik in business daily Handelsblatt. But the industry is about to reach competitiveness, and hopes this will lead to a growth spurt, according to a new analysis by management consultancy Roland Berger. “Offshore wind is set to take off in a big way,” writes Roland Berger senior partner Arnoud van der Slot in a Blog post. “Now the tide has turned and offshore wind is garnering enormous interest around the world.”

Read the Handelsblatt article in German here, and a Roland Berger Blog post on offshore wind in English here.

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