Analysis & Insight

Floating Offshore Wind: A Situational Analysis

Published 30 October 2018

Floating offshore wind technology is gaining momentum, with more governments and organisations showing interest in its potential to unlock wind resource from deep water sites. As a relatively nascent technology, floating wind has several barriers to overcome before it can be deemed a fully-commercial technology.

In this Analysis Paper, Roberts Proskovics looks at the key strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats surrounding floating offshore wind and its path to full commercialisation.