About Castle Wind
Castle Wind’s mission is to bring a new, renewable energy source – offshore wind – to the California energy market by developing a commercial-scale floating offshore wind farm off the coast of Morro Bay in Central California
Pioneers in Offshore Wind
Together, Trident Winds and TotalEnergies Renewables USA bring decades of experience managing offshore assets and energy solutions – with a pipeline of 10GW of offshore wind projects under development worldwide.
Trident Winds Inc. was established in 2015 to utilize prior permitting expertise in the marine environment for the development of deep-water offshore wind projects using maturing floating offshore wind technologies. The Trident Wind team brings extensive experience in permitting, technology, utilities and energy markets to the Castle Wind LLC.
TotalEnergies Renewables USA
TotalEnergies is a global multi-energy company that produces and markets energies: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity. Our 105,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, cleaner, more reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people.
As part of its ambition to get to net zero by 2050, TotalEnergies is building a portfolio of activities in renewables and electricity. At the end of 2021, TotalEnergies’ gross renewable electricity generation capacity is more than 10 GW. TotalEnergies will continue to expand this business to reach 35 GW of gross production capacity from renewable sources and storage by 2025, and then 100 GW by 2030 with the objective of being among the world’s top five producers of electricity from wind and solar energy.
TotalEnergies is already developing a portfolio of offshore wind projects with a total capacity of more than 10 GW, of which 2/3 are bottom-fixed and 1/3 are floating. These projects are located in the United Kingdom (Seagreen project, Outer Dowsing, Erebus, ScotWind), South Korea (Bada project), Taiwan (Yunlin project), France (Eolmed project) and the United States (New York Bight project). The Company has also been qualified to participate in competitive tenders in the US, UK and France, and will also participate in a tender in Norway.