On November 3rd, Statoil announced that they will invest around 2 billion NOK to build the world's first floating offshore wind farm, Hywind Scotland. The pilot farm will have an installed capacity of 30 MW, powering around 20 000 UK homes. The farm is planned to be in operation by the end of 2017.
Statoil has been part of NORCOWE since the start in 2009.
Hywind pictured in Åmøyfjorden