"The main challenge is to further decrease electricity costs while increasing total capacity"
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 132
Date30 Sep 2021
MARIN believes it is our responsibility to contribute to the development of offshore renewable energy from waves, tides and wind. Back in 2010, we already established the Renewable Energy Team (RENT), a MARIN-wide team of specialists covering all the aspects needed to make offshore renewable energy a success.
MARIN's RENT team
Testing campaign for 15MW NREL turbine
For the first time in its history MARIN performed tests for a 15MW floating offshore wind turbine this year. “Additionally, we are working on projects related to novel control systems for floating installation vessels. To improve our tools and knowledge we work closely with our clients in research projects,” Erik-Jan Ridder comments.