Project seeks answers to harsh seas in floating wind

Floating offshore wind turbine

Source: France Energies Marines

A project is looking to overcome the effects of strong winds and extreme wave loads on floating turbines.

The DIMPACT R&D project, which was set up in 2020, has led to the development of a new method to define floating offshore wind turbine design, which differs significantly from those used for bottom-fixed offshore wind turbines.

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