Third Great South West Floating Wind Seminar

Third Great South West Floating Wind Seminar took place next Thursday (27th June) which was attended by a wide range  representatives from across the regions private sector, public sector and research institutions.

The event took further the opportunity to develop floating offshore wind in the region.

Speakers included:

  • Josie Gough, BEIS – overview of the UKG strategic context, e.g. Energy White Paper, Offshore Wind Sector Deal, Comprehensive Sector Deal
  • Gavin Smart, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult – Translating the macro opportunity into meaningful opportunities for industry including SME’s
  • Lee Richards, University of Plymouth – ORE SuperGen update
  • Claire Gibson, Wave Hub Ltd – WaveHub and Pembrokeshire Demonstration Zone progress overview
  • Clive Goodman, Western Power Distribution – Overview of the South West Regional Development Plan produced in collaboration with National Grid
  • Matt Hodson, Marine Hub Cornwall – Feedback from the last FLOW Seminar
  • Steve Jermy, CIOS LEP – Task Force update & update on Cornish Energy Strategy/ Climate Change Emergency

Speakers from the day agreed to share their presentations and these can be downloaded from the event page on the Marine-I website.

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