Is offshore wind the energy of the future?

af | 25. september 2021 | Vedvarende energi

​Offshore wind farms solve one of renewable energy’s biggest problems: unreliability. With wind almost always blowing on sea, there is no lack of power. But the technology is struggling with a bunch of other hurdles.

0:00 Intro
0:43 Advantages offshore wind energy
3:54 The grid problem
5:28 Expensive offshore wind
7:38 The space problem
9:03 Environmental concerns
12:18 Floating Windfarms
13:01 Conclusion

Report: Kai Steinecke (IG:
Kamera: Henning Goll
Video Editor: David Jacobi
Supervising Editor: Joanna Gottschalk

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