Tag Archive for onshore wind farm

Permits Windplanblauw irrevocable

The Council of State rendered a positive judgement on the onshore wind project Windplanblauw this week. With this ruling all important required permits for the future wind project in the province of Flevoland are now irrevocable. Initiators Vattenfall and SwifterwinT can now start realising the project. Windplanblauw concerns a repowering and redevelopment project in the north-western…

Wind to green seagoing vessels

A wind farm, owned by Eneco, on Landtong Rozenburg, along the Calandkanaal in Rotterdam, will in the near future be supplying green power to seagoing vessels, with Heerema’s giant crane vessels to be the first. Energy company Eneco and the Port of Rotterdam Authority have partnered up to develop and implement this project to demonstrate…

Zeewolde Wind Farm construction soon to start

On 17 October of this year, construction of Zeewolde Wind Farm will start. It will be the largest wind farm built on land in the Netherlands when completed.  Mr Fackeldey, Deputy Energy Transition of the province of Flevoland and Alderman for sustainability of the municipality of Zeewolde, mr Suithoff, will perform the symbolic ground breaking…

Belgian TINC takes majority share in Kroningswind Wind Farm

TINC, a Belgian investment company, will take a majority share in the Dutch onshore wind farm Kroningswind in Goeree-Overflakkee. The company entered into an agreement with Kroningswind BV in August 2019.  TINC announced this in their annual report 2018-2019. TINC makes an investment commitment which, upon full completion of the project, may amount up to € 40 million.…

Vattenfall installs met masts at Wieringermeer Wind Farm

Vattenfall installed the second met mast at Wieringmeer Wind Farm. In total, 3 met masts will be installed at the wind farm. They will determine and validate the wind turbine’s power performance. A third met mast will be installed in September. The met masts, with each a height of 120 metres, are provided by UK telecom…

Less protection lights required for De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer WF

The developer of the De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer Wind Farm announced only half of the originally planned protection lights on the 35 wind turbines are required. The developer has received permission from the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate for several modifications. The originally planned two rows of four lights around the tower, at 45…

Local residents can invest in Zeewolde Wind Farm

Local citizens in the communities surounding Zeewolde Wind Farm will soon be able to invest in the wind farm. Developer Windpark Zeewolde B.V. will issue bond loans at the end of the construction phase, planned for the end of 2021. A total of 12 million euros will be made available. It concerns a long-term loan with…

Start installation first turbine De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer WF

On 8 July, a start was made on the installation of the first wind turbine at the De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer Wind Farm. This took place along the Drentse Mondenweg at 1e Exloermond. Providing the weather remains favourable, the installation could be completed by the end of this week. Start of construction commenced after…

Start commercial operation Spui Wind Farm

Japanese energy company Eurus Energy Group (“Eurus”) announced today the start of commercial operation of the 21 MW Spui Wind Farm, located in the municipality of Hoeksche Waard in the province of Zuid-Holland. Spui Wind Farm consists of five Enercon E-126 EP4 wind turbines, each with a hub height of 135 meters, a rotor diameter…

De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer prepares for transport first turbine components

Several logistical preparations are being made to facilitate the transport of the first wind turbine components for De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer Wind Farm. The preparations include modification of some roundabouts. Due to the size of the components, special transport is required. It concerns 12 special transports in total, including 3 rotorblades, 6 tower sections,…