Tag Archive for Onshore wind

All foundations at De Rietvelden Wind Farm ready

The installation of all four foundations for the wind turbines at De Rietvelden Wind Farm, located on and near business park De Rietvelden in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, have been completed. Preparations are now being made for the transport and arrival of the large wind turbine components. The concrete was poured for the final foundation in the middle…

Greenport Venlo Wind Farm reaches financial close

Greenport Venlo Wind Farm reaches financial close

Greenchoice, Windunie and ABN Amro Energy Transition Fund have reached financial close for Greenport Venlo Wind Farm with the help of ING and its Groenbank. In addition, the main contractors have also been announced. Construction of the wind farm will start this summer. Dutch energy company Greenchoice, cooperative Windunie and ABN Amro Energy Transition are…

Hazeldonk-West civil works contractors announced

Aannemingsmaatschappij Van Gelder and Loon- en Grondwerkbedrijf W. Huijbregts BV. have been selected to perform the the civil works for the Hazeldonk-West wind farm. The first works are scheduled for October this year. Hazeldonk-West wind farm is being developed and built by Business Center Treeport (BCT), Eneco and Pure Energie. Five wind turbines will be…

Installation Hattemerbroek turbines completed

After more than a year of construction, the last of four wind turbines in the Hattemerbroek onshore wind farm in the province of Gelderland was installed on 9 April. With a total capacity of 14.4 MW, this privately owned wind farm will soon generate an annual amount of energy comparable to the annual energy consumption…

New records set in wind and solar production in March

Several records were broken in the production of wind and solar energy in the Netherlands in March 2021. On 13 March, solar and wind even supplied almost 50 % of the Dutch electricity demand. This is evident from the monthly figures of Energieopwek.nl. The top ten of renewable energy production days now includes six days…

Marlies Sikken appointed as new director Krammer Wind Farm

Marlies Sikken has been appointed as new director of the 102 MW onshore wind farm Krammer. From 1 April, Sikken will succeed Tijmen Keesmaat who was involved as director in the development and construction of the project from 2013. Marlies Sikken (1976) has been active in the energy sector at Nuon, later Vattenfall, since 2008.…

Global Wind Service installs Ospeldijk Wind Farm turbines

German turbine supplier Nordex has selected Global Wind Service (GWS) to install 4 of their Nordex Delta 4000 N149 wind turbines at the Ospeldijk wind farm in the municipality of Nederweert, province of Limburg. The wind farm is expected to be fully operational in the summer 2021. Ospeldijk Wind Farm is an initiative of the energy…

Amsterdam adapts search areas for wind energy within city limits

search areas for wind energy Amsterdam

The Amsterdam city council has adapted the search areas for wind energy within the city boundaries. The decision follows after a year of talks with residents and research into suitable areas for wind turbines. The Council will decide on the definite areas in May of this year. Amsterdam has set the ambition to generate an…