Project update news

  • project update, science & technology

    Foundation for French offshore wind market

    A major step was recently taken in the French offshore wind market with the installation of the Fécamp met mast in the English Channel. This marks not only a further step towards opening up the French... read more
  • project update

    Trianel Windpark Borkum generates its first electricity

    The North Sea wind farm Trianel Windpark Borkum is now connected to the grid. The first turbines are now undergoing test operation, and normal operation of the entire wind farm is scheduled to begin... read more
  • project update

    Grid connection for BorWin2 is complete

    After several weeks of test operation, TenneT has now approved the offshore platform BorWin beta delivered by Siemens. The grid connection for the BorWin2 cluster can now begin commercial operation. read more

  • project update, politics & business

    Iberdrola awards Areva € 620 million for Wikinger offshore park

    Iberdrola and Areva signed their largest renewables contract so far with a volume of € 620 million for the supply of wind turbines to the 350 MW offshore wind park Wikinger. In cooperation with its... read more
  • project update, politics & business

    EnBW sells shares of the offshore wind farm Baltic 2

    EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG has sold a 49.89% stake in the German offshore wind farm EnBW Baltic 2 to the Australian investment company Macquarie Capital for € 720 million. read more
  • project update, politics & business

    MHI turbines for Burbo Bank Extension

    Dong Energy has decided to construct the offshore wind farm Burbo Bank Extension located 8 km off the United Kingdom coast in Liverpool Bay. The 258 MW project is the first commercial order for 32 of... read more
  • project update

    All turbines at OWF Nordsee Ost are installed

    Over Christmas, the last of the in total 48 wind turbines of the offshore wind farm Nordsee Ost was successfully installed around 30 km north the island Heligoland in the German Bight. read more