Simply Blue Group is an early-stage developer of blue economy projects in floating offshore wind, e-Fuels, wave energy and low-impact aquaculture. Headquartered in Cork City, the company has offices in Dublin, Edinburgh, Pembroke, Newquay, Oregon, Bilbao, and Hamburg. Simply Blue Group currently employs over 100 staff, up five-fold over the past 18 months.
Simply Blue Group have a global pipeline of 10GW of floating offshore wind with projects in the UK, Ireland, US, Spain, Poland, and Sweden.
In Ireland, they have 3GW of floating offshore wind projects – the Emerald Offshore Wind project off the Cork coast and the Western Start Offshore Wind project off the West Coast of Ireland. While floating offshore wind is the dominant market segment in Simply Blue Group’s portfolio, it offers a fantastic opportunity to harness renewable energy at scale that could be used to power large scale e-Fuel production plants. Simply Blue Group and Irving Oil have agreed an MOU to explore the opportunities related to the potential development of an integrated renewable energy hub at the Irving Oil Whitegate Refinery.
Simply Blue Group are also developing a wave energy off County Clare and a low-impact aquaculture project in Scotland, using state-of-the art waste capture technology.
Website Links. Simply Blue Group: https://simplybluegroup.com/