Tag Archive for Natuur & Milieu

Offshore Coalition to cooperate on the sustainable deployment of offshore wind energy

By signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today, 18 organisations from across Europe, comprising NGOs, wind industry and transmission system operators, committed themselves to cooperate on the sustainable deployment of offshore wind, while ensuring alignment with nature protection and healthy marine ecosystems. Collaboration and long-term planning is needed for the EU to fulfil its climate…

Artificial reef installed at Eneco Luchterduinen OWF

Yesterday, an artificial reefstructure was installed within the Luchterduinen offshore wind farm, 23 kilometres west of the Dutch port city of IJmuiden. The reef is part of the ‘Rich North Sea’ project that will investigate until 2022 how nature conservation and sustainable energy generation can reinforce one another. The installation was performed by Van Oord, in…

Marine habitat recovery pilot test to start this autumn at Eneco Luchterduinen

Dutch nature environmental organisations Stichting de Noordzee and Natuur & Milieu are partnering up in a unique project, De Rijke Noordzee (Rich North Sea), to improve the underwater marine habitat at offshore wind farms and prove that offshore wind development and underwater nature recovery and improvement can go hand in hand. Due to several reasons…