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TenneT and Van Oord start research into biodiversity improvement at cable intersections in the North Sea

TenneT will conduct research in collaboration with Van Oord to improve biodiversity at cable intersections in the North Sea. In a pilot project, different types of stone are deposited at cable crossings at twelve locations to investigate which application stimulates biodiversity. The offshore connection for the Hollandse Kust (zuid) wind farm is the first area…

Around 75% of all turbines installed at Borssele III & IV OWF

MHI Vestas announced this week that around 75% of all wind turbines are in place at the 731.5 MW Borssele III & IV offshore wind farm which is rising some 55 km off the coast of the province of Zeeland. MHI Vestas is supplying 77 of its V164-9.5 MW platform. Van Oord is responsible for…

Jacket for HKZ Alpha offshore station arrived at Scheveningen

On Monday 17 August 2020, the Heavy Load Carrier Hua Xing Long arrived at Scheveningen with on board the jacket foundation for the Hollandse Kust (zuid) Alpha offshore station. The jacket will soon be transported by Heerema’s crane vessel Sleipnir to its final destination in Vattenfall’s Hollandse Kust (south) (HKZ) offshore wind farm and installed…

Eneco and Shell consortium winner Hollandse Kust Noord tender

This afternoon, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy announced the result of the subsidy free tender for the Hollandse Kust Noord Wind Farm Zone Site, located 18.5 km off the west coast of the Netherlands. It has awarded the permit to CrossWind consortium, a joint venture between Shell in the Netherlands and…

TenneT positive towards minority stak German State

Grid operator TenneT supports the possibility of a minority stake of the German State to meet its capital requirement. Exclusive talks and negotiations between the involved parties will take place in the coming months to work out the details in order to aim at an outline agreement before the end of the year. The Dutch…