News flash #6 : France’s first offshore wind turbine produces electricity
News flash #5 : Floatgen is installed !
News flash #4 : Floatgen produces its first KWh
France inaugurates its first offshore wind turbine
News flash #3 : The construction and float-off of Ideol’s floating offshore wind foundation has been successfully completed
News flash #2 : A crucial step of Floatgen’s installation successfully completed
News flash #1 : France’s first offshore wind turbine: live construction cam and new dedicated website
The construction of France’s first offshore wind turbine is officially underway
Kick-off meeting for the renewed FLOATGEN project, leading the way in European deep offshore wind energy with the first floating wind turbine demo in France
The press kit is available here.
Marie Bayard-Lenoir, Ideol's Communication Officer : firstname.lastname@example.org - mob : +33 (0) 609 778 115
To learn more about this projet, you can read here the public available reports that have been produced from the very beginning of the project.
F. Borisade, T. Choisnet, P. W. Cheng, Design study and full scale MBS-CFD simulation of the IDEOL floating offshore wind turbine foundation, The Science of Making Torque from Wind, Munich, Germany, October 2016, Journal of Physics: Conference Series
F. Beyer, T. Choisnet, M. Kretschmer, P. W. Cheng, Coupled MBS-CFD Simulation of the IDEOL Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Foundation Compared to Wave Tank Model Test Data, 25th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE), USA, Kona, June 2015”