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Fryslân Wind Farm and partners support honey highway initiative

The initiators of Fryslân Wind Farm, its main contractor consortium Zuiderzeewind (Siemens Gamesa, Van Oord), Visser & Smit Hanab, TenneT and Rijkswaterstaat Noord Nederland (Department of Waterways and Public Works) are supporting an initiative to create a Honey Highway along the A7 highway. The Honey Highway is an initiative by Deborah Post from Schipluiden to create a…

Cable installation preparations well underway at Wind Farm Fryslân

At the Afsluitdijk dike in the north of Holland, activities are being performed to prepare for the installation of the power cables that connect the future 382.7 MW nearshore wind farm Fryslân with the 110 kV-high voltage station in Bolsward. Two power cables of each around 25 km will have to be installed. The preparation activities started…

Eneco signs largest PPA with Dutch wind farm

On Wednesday, 17 July, Eneco signed a Power Purchase Contract (PPA) with Windpark Fryslân bv. During 15 years, Eneco will purchase the electricity produced by the 382,7 MW nearshore Fryslân Wind Farm. With an annual production of 1,500 GWh, it is the largest PPA that the Dutch energy company has signed with a wind farm…

€ 9 million citizen participation in wind farm Westermeerwind

Between 15 November 2018 and 31 January of this year, citizens of the municipalities of Urk, Noordoostpolder and former Lemsterland had the opportunity to financially participate via funds in the 144 MW nearshore wind farm Westermeerwind. Today, it was announced that 441 citizens have subscribed. Together, they subscribed for approximately € 9 million. Citizens were…