Powering Scotland’s East Coast

Why Forth & Tay Offshore?

Forth and Tay is ideally-placed to serve the next generation of offshore wind farms in the North Sea and beyond:

  • Five of the UK’s leading offshore developers are based in central Scotland with a global offshore wind pipeline in excess of 25GW in UK, North America, Germany, France, Belgium, Ireland and Portugal
  • Home to key elements of the supply chain, with expertise in offshore wind and large, complex offshore engineering projects
  • A strong knowledge base – across education, training and expert consultancy
  • World-class infrastructure – a diverse range of ports suitable for manufacturing, construction and asset maintenance
  • With more than 2.2-3.1 GW of projects in development potentially rising to 6GW+, Forth & Tay is one of the fastest growing offshore deployment regions anywhere in the world
  • An environment where collaboration flourishes - close links between developers, suppliers, enterprise agencies, academia, training institutions and local authorities