MEPs urge ramp-up in offshore wind deployment

Europe should strive to accelerate its roll-out of offshore wind farms to meet its climate targets, but without jeopardising existing maritime industries, MEPs have said.

by Simon Pickstone
The Thorntonbank wind farm off the Belgian coast at sunset. The EU is planning a huge expansion in the renewable energy source. Photo: ARTERRA/Universal Images Group via Getty Images
The Thorntonbank wind farm off the Belgian coast at sunset. The EU is planning a huge expansion in the renewable energy source. Photo: ARTERRA/Universal Images Group via Getty Images

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