Eight years ago marked the inception of K2 Management’s unwavering commitment to shaping Japan’s offshore wind landscape. Our voyage, which started during the nascent stages of offshore wind development in Japan, has since evolved into a steadfast partnership that reflects our dedication, expertise, and determination. In..
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K2 Management (K2M), a leading global renewable energy project management consultancy, has been appointed by German bank and renewables investor NORD/LB to act as Lenders Technical Adviser (LTA) for the Pajuperänkangas wind farm in Finland. Located approximately 10km southwest of the municipality of Haapajärvi in the Northern..
Lars Andersen, President - Americas at K2 Management, shares his thoughts on the US offshore wind industry as the first commercial scale project begins construction. Foundation installation of what is set to be the first utility-scale offshore wind farm in the US recently began at Vineyard Wind 1 off the East Coast. The..
Offshore wind farms are complex feats of engineering, with hundreds of turbines harnessing the power of the wind. But that doesn’t mean that developing an offshore wind project needs to be overly complex. If you don’t know your MSP from your O&M or if you always get your AEP mixed up with your EYA then our simple ABC guide..
May 2023 saw Ireland enter the global wind energy market, having delivered its first ever offshore wind auction - ORESS 1 (Offshore Renewable Electricity Support Scheme). A remarkable milestone for the country’s future in renewable energy, the auction awarded 3.1 GW of capacity across four projects, namely Codling Wind Park,..
The floating wind sector is in its infancy, though it is developing at a rapid pace. To date, only a few projects have been fully implemented, and the use of reinforced concrete for floating foundations is still relatively new. Although the offshore wind industry has historically been dominated by the use of steel..