Tag Archive for onshore wind farm

Vermeer Wind Farm entered testing phase

The Vermeer Wind Farm entered the testing phase after the last of 20 turbines was installed in December. Contractor Dura Vermeer is now wrapping up the site cleaning activities. The wind farm is to be handed over to the owner at the end of Q1 2021. The wind farm is located near Veendam, in the…

Wijchen Municipal Executive positive about wind farm in Bijsterhuizen

Last week, the Wijchen Municipal Executive made a positive decision to cooperate in principle with the realisation of a wind farm near Bijsterhuizen, in the province of Gelderland. In a next step, the city council has to make a decision about the project. The wind farm is an initiative of local entrepreneurs from Wijchen, united…

Vestas supplies SwifterwinT op Land turbines

Vestas has received the turbine supply order for the SwifterwinT op Land Wind Farm. The company will supply 37 of its V162-5.6 MW turbines. The order has a total capacity of 207 MW. The announcement follows almost a week after the project reached financial close. SwifterwinT op Land is the onshore part of the repowering…

First turbine at Oostflakkee Wind Farm stands

The first of a total of eight Enercon wind turbines has been installed at the Oostflakkee Wind Farm on Goeree-Overflakkee. Turbine installation is expected to be completed by February 2021.Commissioning is planned for April. The wind farm will have an installed capacity of 32 MW. Oostflakkee wind farm is being built in Oostflakkee, about 30…

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…

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…

Kloosterlanden WF powers EV charging stations in Deventer

Charging station operator Allego, energy cooperative Deventer Energie Coöperatie and energy company Pure Energie are working together on a project for charging stations in the municipality of Deventer which are powered by wind energy. 38 charging points for electric cars have been installed by Allego in the municipality of Deventer. The 38 charging stations have…

German CIC acquires ECN Wind Energy Facilities

Hamburg-based Connected Infrastructure Capital GmbH (CIC) has acquired 100% of ECN Wind Energy Facilities B.V. (EWEF), owner of the wind turbine test facilities in the Wieringermeer in the province of Noord-Holland. The German company also intends to acquire approximately 800 MW of approved onshore wind farms in the next 36 months. EWEF was founded by…