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First turbine Avri Wind Farm produces power

On Thursday 26 December, test runs were started on the first turbine at Avri Wind Farm, thus producing the first electricity of the wind farm. Avri Wind Farm comprises 3 wind turbines with each a rated power of 3.6 MW that are installed on the terrain of the former Avri landfill in Geldermalsen. The terrain…

ABP invests in Dutch wind farm

ABP made another wind farm investment announcement at the end of last week. This time the pension fund is investing in a 32 MW onshore wind farm in Goeree-Overflakkee, in the province of Zuid-Holland. The news follows after ABP announced earlier that week that it is taking a 64% share in the German offshore wind…

All 10 wind turbines at De Veenwieken Wind Farm are in place

The construction of the last of in total 10 wind turbines at De Veenwieken Wind Farm has been completed. Six of the ten Enercon, type E-103, 2.3 MW, wind turbines are already connected to the grid. The coming period will be spent on connecting the remaining 4 wind turbines. The first construction activities started in April…

Wind farm in focus: De Veenwieken Wind Farm

In the eastern part of the Netherlands, between Ommen, Hardenberg en Dedemsvaart, where till recently green pastures dominated the view, ten Enercon wind turbines are slowly rising on the horizon. All in close cooperation with the local citizens. On 7 September, this onshore wind farm De Veenwieken, opened the construction site to the public. De…

Approval for construction of 8 turbines of Zeewolde Wind Farm

The Council of State gave green light for the construction of 8 wind turbines along the A27 that are part of the 320 MW Zeewolde Wind Farm. By ruling against an appeal made by several land owners, the construction of the 8 wind turbines can soon start. A project developer and several other landowners had appealed…

Green light for Greenport Venlo Wind Farm

On Wednesday 18 december, the Council of State judged positively on the environmental permit and zoning plan amendments for Greenport Venlo Wind Farm. The initiators can now continue with the development of the wind farm which will rise at Greenport Venlo, along the railway line between Eindhoven and Venlo. Six parties appealed against the realisation of the wind…

Draft environmental permit Agro-Wind Reusel Wind Farm available

On 19 November, the draft environmental permit for a wind farm comprising 8 wind turbines in the south of Reusel was made available for consultation. The previous week the city council of the municipality of Reusel-De Mierden provided a draft declaration of no objection. The wind farm is an initiative by High Tech Agro Campus…

First turbine installed at Deil Wind Farm

The first wind turbine at Deil Wind Farm was installed. In total, eleven wind turbines are being installed in line position south of the the A15 at the junction Deil, on both sides of the A2. The developers are Raedthuys Pure Energie, YARD ENERGY and citizen cooperative Burgerwindcoöperatie West-Betuwe. The latter will manage 4 turbines…

Turbine installation at Burgerwindpark De Spinder completed

All wind turbines at Burgerwindpark De Spinder are now installed. The four wind turbines are located at landfill Spinder, north of Tilburg. It comprises four Nordex N117 wind turbines with each a hub height of 91 m. The onshore wind farm is an initiative by the members of eleven energy cooperatives in the municipality of…

All turbines Samen voor de Wind in place

On Thursday 14 November, Enercon completed the installation of the last of seven wind turbines at Samen voor de Wind, an onshore wind farm located alongside the Overijsselse tocht, nearby Swifterbant in the municipality of Dronten. The German wind turbine manufacturer started the installation activities last week. Samen Voor de Wind is an initiative of 6…