SeAH Wind and Smulders Projects UK is all set to receive financial support from the UK government for new offshore wind manufacturing investments that it has announced. SeAH Wind will receive a grant to build a new monopile foundation plant in the Able Ocean Energy Park (AMEP) in the Humber, which will create as many as 750 direct jobs by 2030.
Governments around the world are setting targets for countries to reduce emissions and increase reliance on renewable energy. According to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) the increase in reliance on wind as a renewable energy source could provide an extra 470 gigawatts of power between 2021 and 2025 so leading to 3.3 million jobs being created in the next five years.
When G7 Foreign and Development Ministers meet in London this week they will discuss investing $15 billion in developing countries in the next two years. This development fund will help women access jobs and build resilient businesses to combat the devastating economic impacts of COVID-19.