Turkey’s giant offshore natural gas discovery of 320 billion cubic meters (bcm) in the Black Sea is worth $80 billion in line with current price trends, Fatih Birol, the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) head told Anadolu Agency on Aug. 24.
Drilling and running oil platform on open sea will give knowhow so we can build windmills on open sea. Even use one for radar purpose and keep track of what’s happening.
I remember while working at DONG in DK. They were building windmills out in open sea and were using same supply vessels most of the time as for oil drilling. Cost saving but also gaining precious knowhow