Dominique Roddier, Christian Cermelli, Joshua Weinstein, Eirik Byklum, Mairéad Atcheson, Tomoaki Utsunomiya, Jørgen Jorde, Eystein Borgen

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)


In this chapter, a review of some of the prototype FOWT devices that have been deployed to-date is presented. The technologies overviewed throughout the chapter are: Principle Power’s semisubmersible WindFloat device; the Hywind spar under development by Statoil; the Goto Island project in Japan and the SWAY system.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGreen Energy and Technology
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH
Number of pages61
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Publication series

NameGreen Energy and Technology
ISSN (Print)1865-3529
ISSN (Electronic)1865-3537

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law


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