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BLIX to assist Northland Power with offshore wind portfolio

Canadian energy company Northland Power (Northland) has awarded BLIX Consultancy a framework agreement to assist with the development of Northland’s worldwide 12 GW offshore wind project portfolio. Services to be rendered under the framework agreement include amongst others: tender support, feasibility studies, EIA expertise, LCOE optimisation, site data analysis, site investigation scoping and campaign management,…

More nature research required for Hollandse Kust (west)

More research is needed into the environmental impact for the Hollandse Kust (west) wind farm. In particular the effects of nitrogen and the impact on soil life, says the Netherlands commission for environmental assessment in its advice to the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate. The Dutch government wants to generate wind energy at sea.…

Pondera provides EIA advise for Estonian offshore wind farm

Dutch renewable energy consultancy Pondera will advise developer Saare Wind Energy on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for their Saaremaa offshore wind farm in Estonian waters. The project could have an installed capacity of over 1,000 MW. The development of the Saaremaa project started in 2015. A maximum of 100 wind turbines are planned in…

Royal HaskoningDHV to support North Falls Offshore Wind Farm

Royal HaskoningDHV has been appointed by North Falls Offshore Wind to support the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) process for the proposed extension to the Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm off the UK coast in the southern North Sea. North Falls Offshore Wind Farm is a joint venture between SSE Renewables…

Positive advice NCEA on EIA Windplan Groen

The Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) has provided a positive advise on the quality of environmental information in the environmental impact assessment report for Windplan Groen. The announcement marks a next step towards the realisation of the potentially 400 MW wind farm. Windplan Groen Windplan Groen is part of the ‘Regioplan Windenergie’ (regional plan…