The Erebus project in the Celtic Sea will use Principle Power’s WindFloat Total, one of the world’s largest energy companies, and energy developer Simply Blue Energy, have established a partnership to develop floating wind projects in Welsh waters in the Celtic Sea The first development will be Erebus, a 96-MW demonstration project at water depths of 70 m, for which an application has already been submitted to the Crown Estate. The Celtic Sea describes the sea to the south of Wales to the north of Devon and Cornwall. It stretches as far west as Ireland and south to the coast of Brittany. The intention is that the project will be developed using Principle Power’s WindFloat technology. Total chairman and chief executive Patrick Pouyanné said, “With its entry into floating offshore wind, Total confirms its ambition to contribute to the development of renewable energy worldwide. “Floating offshore wind is an extremely promising and technical segment where Total can apply its extensive expertise in offshore operations and maintenance. Total has the appropriate skills to meet the technological and financial requirements that determine the success of future floating offshore developments.” Simply Blue Energy was founded in 2011. The company develops energy and […]


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