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SwifterwinT op Land reaches financial close

Last week, SwifterwinT op Land Wind Farm reached financial close. The wind farm is part of Windplanblauw in the northwest corner of Flevoland, in the municipalities of Dronten and Lelystad. Now that the financing has been completed, the construction of the 37 wind turbines, the substation and the connection to the national electricity network can…

Green light for 28 turbines along the A16 motorway

Today the Dutch Administrative Law Division of the Council of State issued a positive final decision on the provincial zoning plan ‘Windenergie A16’. The plan that provides for 28 wind turbines over a length of 28 km along the A16 motorway can now be implemented. The 28 wind turbines will be realised in 4 clusters…

Last turbine installed at Borssele III & IV

All turbines for the 731,5 MW Borssele III & IV offshore wind farm are standing. The last of 77 MHI Vestas V164-9.5 MW turbines was completed this Thursday. The final set of turbines will now be commissioned and tested in preparation for full power generation. The last turbine was installed by Van Oord, using the…

Construction Blaakweg Wind Farm completed

The construction of the Blaakweg Wind Farm near Nieuwe-Tonge in the province of Zuid-Holland has been completed. The 3 wind turbines are expected to become fully operational by the end of the year. Blaakweg is one of two new wind farms that are being developed in the area surrounding the Battenoert Wind Farm which has…

All 5 turbines by Eurus Energy in Deil Wind Farm start commercial operation

Japanese renewable energy company Eurus Energy Group announced today the start of commercial operation of their 5 wind turbines in the onshore wind farm Deil in the municipality of West Betuwe in the  Gelderland province. The Deil Wind Farm was built near the interchange between the A2 and A15 motorways by three parties: citizen cooperative Burgerwindcoöperatie…

First turbine installed in Geefsweer Wind Farm

This week, the first wind turbine was installed in Geefsweer Wind Farm, located between Wagenborgen and Delfzijl in the province of Groningen. The wind farm, with a total capacity of 60.2 MW, is expected to be completed in the first half of 2021. Geefsweer Wind Farm comprises 14 wind turbines in two line configurations. The…

Eneco signs PPA with SwifterwinT

From 2023 onwards, Eneco will purchase the energy produced by 37 onshore wind turbines that are part of the Windplanblauw wind farm project in the Flevoland province. The Dutch energy company recently signed a 15-year Power Purchase Agreement with SwifterwinT. SwifterwinT is a collaboration of over 150 entrepreneurs, residents and turbine owners from the outskirts of…

DEME Offshore joins green hydrogen pilot PosHYdon

DEME Offshore joins as a partner in the PosHYdon project, a pilot that aims to integrate three energy systems in the North Sea: offshore wind, offshore gas and offshore hydrogen by producing hydrogen from seawater on Neptune Energy’s Q13a production platform. DEME will provide the hydrogen unit for installation on the Neptune-operated Q13a platform. The Belgian…

Shell and Eneco join forces for Hollandse Kust (noord)

Eneco and Shell Nederland announced they have jointly, via the joint venture CrossWind, submitted a bid for the Hollandse Kust (noord) wind farm zone. When successful, they will use the energy production for Shell’s possible future green hydrogen production on the Tweede Maasvlakte in Rotterdam.  The tender for the wind farm zone which allows for the…