Tag Archive for repowering

Zoning plans Willem- Annapolder and Landmanslust wind farms in place

The Kapelle municipal council adopted the zoning plans for the Willem Annapolder and Landmanslust Wind Farms on 27 October 2020 with the municipal executive issuing the necessary permits, Dutch consultancy Pondera reported this week. The Willem-Annapolder and Landmanslust wind farms are initiatives of Cooperative Zeeuwind and Windforce 11 respectively. In October last year, the two…

Vestas to supply turbines for Jaap Rodenburg II WF

Vestas has been awarded a turbine supply & service contract from from Vattenfall Wind Development Netherlands B.V. for the Jaap Rodenburg II wind farm in Almere Pampus in the province of Flevoland. Jaap Rodenburg II is a repowering project whereby ten V66 Vestas turbines from 2000 will be replaced by 10 more powerful turbines. Vestas…

Windpark Zeewolde B.V. announces financial close and turbine contract

Today, Windpark Zeewolde B.V. announced it has reached financial close for the 322 MW Zeewolde Wind Farm in the province of Flevoland. The developer also announced it signed a contract with Vestas for the supply of wind turbines. Windpark Zeewolde B.V., a collaboration of more than 200 local farmers, residents and Dutch entrepreneurs of the Netherlands,…

Visser & Smit Hanab signs agreement with Windmolens Groetpolder

Visser & Smit Hanab has signed an agreement with Windmolens Groetpolder II B.V. for the engineering, construction and delivery of 2 substations and a 10.5 km cable connection. The scope of works is part of a restructuring project of the Groetpolder wind farm which has been operating since 1999. Visser & Smit Hanab announced the…

Start first phase wind farm optimisation project Oosterschedekering

After 10 years of preparation, developer E-Connection can finally start today with the first phase of a wind farm optimisation project along the Oosterschelde barrier (Oosterscheldekering) in the province of Zeeland. The optimisation will take place in three phases up to 2027. By the end of 2027 there will be 32 wind turbines operational. The…

Green light for repowering project Piet de Wit Wind Farm

On Wednesday, February 5, the Council of State ruled the appeal against the authorised environmental permit for the Piet de Wit wind farm unfounded. The initiators can now start with the repowering activities. The wind farm is located near Ooltgensplaat in the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee and has been operating since 2003. The 12 old Vestas V66…

Reimert Bouw en Infrastructuur contracted for Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm II

Vattenfall has awarded local company Reimert Bouw en Infrastructuur (Reimert) the contract for construction activities in Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm II, located in Almere Pampus. Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm II is a repowering project. The original wind farm dates from 2000 and comprises 10 wind turbines with a combined rated power of 1.6 MW. The…

All turbines Samen voor de Wind in place

On Thursday 14 November, Enercon completed the installation of the last of seven wind turbines at Samen voor de Wind, an onshore wind farm located alongside the Overijsselse tocht, nearby Swifterbant in the municipality of Dronten. The German wind turbine manufacturer started the installation activities last week. Samen Voor de Wind is an initiative of 6…