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107 MW of wind energy capacity claimed in SDE++ 2020 round

The first opening round for the expanded SDE ++ (subsidy Sustainable Energy Transition) scheme resulted in 4,112 subsidy applications. A budget claim of € 6.4 billion was made; more than the available budget of 5 billion euros. Solar PV stands out with a budget claim of nearly 2.4 billion euros. The requested budget for wind…

Dutch Neptune marine builds hybrid cargo vessel for Jifmar

French Jifmar Guyane has selected Dutch shipyard Neptune Marine to build the hybrid Canopée cargo vessel. The vessel, which makes use of conventional propulsion and wind propulsion, is to be delivered at the end of 2022. The vessel will be operated by Alizées, a joint venture between Jifmar Offshore Services and Zéphyr et Borée, and…

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…

DHSS awarded multi-year helicopter hoisting contract by MHI Vestas

Dutch logistics company DHSS won a multi-year helicopter hoisting contract from MHI Vestas for the German Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm. The company already has a ships agency and port logistics services contract in place with MHI Vestas for the German project. DHSS will be responsible for helicopter hoist operations for technicians and material to…

Start construction Klaverspoor Wind Farm

Construction work for Vattenfall’s Klaverspoor wind farm is soon to kick off. The wind farm, one of five to be built along the A16.highway in West Brabant, is expected to supply the first electricity in the second half of 2022. Klaverspoor wind farm will comprise six wind turbines to be placed along the A16 in…