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Sept 12th 2016 – The Floatgen project, which will result in the installation of France’s first offshore wind turbine, has unveiled its new website ( ). This new feature...
The French Government announced last Friday that it has selected Eolmed, the consortium assembled around Ideol’s floating technology, for the development and construction of a 25MW Mediterranean...
Less than a month after the official launch of Ideol’s first demonstrator (Floatgen), Hitachi Zosen and Ideol have signed a contract launching the construction phase of their 2 floating offshore...

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éolien flottant USA
03/10/2016 to 04/10/2016 | Newport
One of the biggest offshore wind - dedicated event in the USA will take place...
31/10/2016 to 02/11/2016
Bruno Geschier, Ideol's CSMO and Thomas Choisnet, Ideol's CTO, have been invited to introduce the...
07/11/2016 to 09/11/2016 | Copenhagen
Bruno Geschier has been asked for having a speaking slot about " Scale-Up Of Wind...
15/03/2017 to 16/03/2017 | Marseille
Marseille and its beautiful sunny Mediterranean setting will once again host the world’s largest floating...

Ideol fires floater start gun - 01/06/2016

Ideol Secures EUR 3 Million to Advance Its Floating Foundation - 31/05/2016

Floating wind wins friends with UK lobbying group - 18/05/2016

Floating in the wind

Pes wind - 01/04/2016
At 2:30 pm Bruno Geschier will make a keynote speech at the "floating wind turbines" conference 8 hours 41 min ago
Live from ! Come and meet Ideol at booth B2-441-12 2 days 9 hours ago
Come and meet Ideol's team next week at on the French pavilion (B2, booth 441-12) 1 week 8 hours ago
Ideol already named as a finalist at , the European Business Awards for the Environment ! 1 week 1 day ago
RT : L’ flottant : un pas dans le futur de l’énergie durable ! 1 week 1 day ago
RT : en sur : 1ère éolienne en mer en France, construite sur le site de… 1 week 2 days ago

Key figures

  • 1specialty : floating foundations
    for the offshore wind industry
  • 3patents families
    including "Damping Pool®"
  • 3full scale demonstrators
    under developement
  • 7entrepreneurship,
    innovation and environnement awards
  • 13nationalities represented
    in the team
  • 22 million euros
  • 60+ people,
    essentially engineers
  • 2015First commercial contract

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