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New wind plans require far more offshore wind service vessels

Twice as many wind turbines will need to be installed over the next many years, and this requires significantly more offshore wind service vessels to handle the installations, writes Clarksons Platou in a new analysis.

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Twice as many offshore wind turbines need to be installed per year if the EU is to realize its new target of installing more than 60 GW in wind capacity by 2030 at the latest, writes analyst firm Clarksons Platou.

This also creates a need for far more offshore wind service vessels to handle the installations at sea.

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