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Vattenfall selects Siemens Gamesa’s 10 MW turbine for Hollandse Kust (Zuid)

Vattenfall has selected Siemens Gamesa’s 10 MW offshore wind power turbine for the Hollandse Kust (Zuid) 1&2 offshore wind farms. Should the Swedish developer also be awarded the Hollandse Kust (Zuid) 3&4 tender then it will also deploy this turbine type. The complete Hollandse Kust (Zuid) project would then involve 152 wind turbines. Siemens Gamesa’s…

Vattenfall selects IJmuiden as O&M base for Hollandse Kust Zuid 1&2

Vattenfall will use the port of IJmuiden as operation and maintenance base for Hollandse Kust Zuid 1&2. Construction activities for a new service hub are planned for early 2022. The service hub will employ around 40 persons. Vattenfall has opted for the Port of IJmuiden due to its convenient location near Hollandse Kust Zuid 1&2…

Vattenfall to participate in tender Hollandse Kust Zuid 3 & 4

Vattenfall announced today their plans to participate in the tender for the offshore wind farm Hollandse Kust Zuid 3 & 4 which will open on 1 March and close on 14 March. Previously, in March 2018, the Swedish developer already won the tender for Hollandse Kust Zuid 1 & 2. In September 2018, Vattenfall received…

Vattenfall acquires Delta Energie

Vattenfall intents to buy Dutch electricity and gas sales company DELTA Energie. DELTA Energie will continue to operate from Zeeland as an independent company. DELTA Energie has 120 employees and 170,000 customers, consisting of households and small and medium sized companies. Its base and large majority of customers is in the province Zeeland in the…

Vattenfall to invest € 64 million in 2 onshore wind farms

Vattenfall anounced on Friday it is investing a total of € 64 million in two Dutch onshore wind farms. It concerns Windpark Haringvliet and Windpark Moerdijk. Windpark Haringvliet The wind farm will have 6 turbines from Nordex installed in the north of the island Goeree-Overflakkee, between the towns of Middelharnis and Stad aan het Haringvliet.…

Wind energy to help Amsterdam in the energy transition

As of January 2019 Nuon/Vattenfall will be the new energy supplier for the Amsterdam public transportation company GVB. The energy will come from 100% renewable energy sources that are generated in the Netherlands. The contract between the companies runs for a period of 10 years, till the end of December 2028. Part of the energy…

Nuon changes name to Vattenfall

Nuon, the Dutch subsidiary of Swedish utility Vattenfall is changing its name to Vattenfall. The name change of Nuon will take place gradually starting October 4. For customers in the Netherlands the first changes will be visible in the beginning of next year. The decision is another step in uniting the Vattenfall brands in Europe.…

Green light for Hollandse Kust Zuid 1 & 2

Vattenfall announced it can now officially go ahead with the offshore wind farms Hollandse Kust Zuid 1 & 2. The Swedish developer received the go-ahead from the Dutch Government after the second of two objections filed against the tender award decision was withdrawn. The permit to start construction is now irrevocable. Vattenfall won the tender,…