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Aura Partners

Aura is a catalyst for collaboration in the offshore wind sector. By bringing together professionals from across industry, universities and other expert organisations, we are supporting the development of offshore wind as a sustainable source of low carbon energy for future generations.

Based in the Humber with national and international reach, Aura aims to help solve the technical and operational challenges facing offshore wind and facilitate the development of skills and expertise to meet the needs of this rapidly growing industry, worldwide.

Through working together we are helping to reduce the cost of energy, support companies in the supply chain and strengthen the UK’s position as a world leader in offshore wind.

Latest News

Aura Innovation Centre posts advertised

4th May 2018

Aura awarded ERDF funding for renewable energy Innovation Centre

26th April 2018

Impact of Green Port Hull boosts growth of the local economy

6th December 2017

Building our industrial strategy

13th October 2017

Aura joins first Anglo-Dutch Offshore Wind Roundtable Discussion

11th October 2017

Humber to host UK centre of excellence for offshore wind operations and maintenance

3rd October 2017

Aura in Action

Measuring the impact of the renewable energy sector in the Humber

  • Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
  • GreenPort
  • University of Hull
Read more about the Green Port impact assessment

Setting the direction for research, development and innovation in offshore wind operations and maintenance

  • Research
  • Industry Engagement
  • Development
Read more about the O&M Centre of Excellence

A New Partnership in Offshore Wind

  • Research
  • Industry Engagement
  • Development
Read more about EPSRC Prosperity Partnership

Innovation through collaboration


Why is this happening now?

The timing of the development of Aura aligns with a number of important factors in the sector and region; The Opening of the Siemens factory in Hull...
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What does Aura mean to the Humber Region and to the UK?

Aura will further establish the UK’s position as a world leader in the offshore wind sector, supporting the Government’s Industrial Strategy. It will...
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Why Hull?

The University of Hull has 15 years of offshore wind experience across a range of research areas and is committed to supporting the industry. Over...
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