Tag Archive for wind energy

First turbine stands tall at Fryslân WF

With the installation of the rotor, the construction of the first of a total of 89 wind turbines in the 382.7 MW Fryslân offshore wind farm is a fact. The turbine installation was carried out by the purpose-built installation vessel Tom-Wim. In the coming months, the vessel, together with the Sarens Soccer Pitch, will continue…

Five specialized energy companies join in new Dutch energy network Groendus

Greenspread, Rooftop Energy, Solaris Industria, CT Energy and Ealyze, 5 specialized Dutch energy companies, join together as Groendus, a new energy network. Under the leadership of CEO René Raaijmakers and Jeroen de Haas, Groendus helps Dutch businesses towards 100% clean energy by offering an innovative integrated approach to smart energy savings, energy generation and direct…

Nordex supplies turbines voor 33 MW Den Tol wind farm

Nordex Group will be supplying the wind turbines for the 33 MW Den Tol Wind Farm located east of Netterden, close to the Dutch-German border. Nordex will supply nine N117/3600 turbines. Installation of the turbines is scheduled to start in October 2021. The wind farm is due to be completed in spring 2022. At the…

19% rise in installed cooperative wind power in 2020

In 2020, 229.9 MW of cooperative wind power was installed in the Netherlands. This is a growth of 19% compared to 2019 and also confirms a general trend that the impact of Dutch energy cooperatives is increasing for all renewable energy sources. This and more is evident from the sixth edition of the Lokale Energie…

KENC Engineering & Breman Machinery to design lifting tool for French OWF

Van Oord, awarded Breman Machinery and KENC Engineering with the assignment to design and build a casing lifting adapter (CLA). The lifting tool supports the installation of 190 pin piles at the French Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm. The CLA lifting tool can handle 275 tonnes and is designed to connectwith the temporary casing used during…