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Eneco aims to nearly double solar & wind capacity in 5 years

Eneco released the financial figures for 2020 this week. In addition to showing a solid financial year, the Dutch energy company also announced its ambition to almost double the solar and wind capacity in the next 5 years. Eneco booked a solid year, despite the decrease of electricity demand (especially in the business segment) due…

Reefy winner of Offshore Wind Innovation Challenge 2020

Dutch start-up company Reefy has won the 4th edition of the annual Offshore Wind Innovation Challenge. During a live stream on 4 March 2021, 3 finalists were given the opportunity to pitch their unique solution for one of this edition’s challenges ‘The Perfect Biodegradable Reef’ and ‘Efficient Biodiversity Monitoring’. Reefy’s modular, bio-degradable reef design convinced…

Hollandse Kust (noord) offshore connection agreement in place

TSO TenneT and Hollandse Kust (noord) developer consortium CrossWind, have signed agreements for the construction of the offshore grid connection for the offshore wind farm, The wind farm and the grid connection are scheduled to be operational in 2023. CrossWind, a consortium of Shell and Eneco, won the rights to develop the 759 MW Hollandse…

Rijne Energie, Eneco & BHM Solar selected for energy park in Utrecht

A consortium of Rijne Energie, Eneco and BHM Solar has been officially selected by the Municipal Executive of Utrecht for the development of an energy park with wind turbines and solar fields in the Utrecht polders Rijnenburg and Reijerscop. A plan development phase is now being started with the consortium. The final decision on the…

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…