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Vattenfall completes first wind turbine in Energiepark Haringvliet Zuid

Vattenfall is currently building an energy parc in the Van Pallandtpolder in Haringvliet, near the town of Middelharnis in the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. In the first half of February the installation of the first of 6 turbines was completed. Energiepark Haringvliet Zuid is a combination of solar and wind energy. It will feature 124,000 solar…

Green light for Egchelse Heide and Nij Hiddum-Houw wind farms

This week, the Council of State gave green light for two onshore wind projects, Nij Hiddum-Houw in the province of Friesland and Egchelse Heide in the province of Limburg. Nij Hiddum-Houw Wind Farm is a repowering project near the Afsluitdijk, in the municipality of Súdwest-Fryslân. With the irrevocable approvement of the provincial zoning plan and permits, the initiators, Gooyum…

Reimert Bouw en Infrastructuur contracted for Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm II

Vattenfall has awarded local company Reimert Bouw en Infrastructuur (Reimert) the contract for construction activities in Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm II, located in Almere Pampus. Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm II is a repowering project. The original wind farm dates from 2000 and comprises 10 wind turbines with a combined rated power of 1.6 MW. The…

Vattenfall and Swire Blue Ocean sign turbine transportation and installation contract for Hollandse Kust Zuid 3&4

Vattenfall and Swire Blue Ocean have officially signed the contract for the transportation and installation of turbines in the Hollandse Kust Zuid 3&4 wind farm. The Danish operator will use their installation vessel ‘Pacific Osprey’. Vattenfall, who won the zero-subsidy tender for the Hollandse Kust Zuid Offshore Wind Farm in July 2019, had already had pre selected…

Hollandse Kust Zuid to feature 11 MW turbines

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) will supply its latest 11 MW offshore wind turbine for Vattenfall’s Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) wind farm. The news was announced at the WindEurope Offshore event in Copenhagen. SGRE already had a turbine supply agreement in place with Vattenfall for HKZ 4 & 4. This agreement has now been extended…

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…

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…

Vattenfall to build hybrid energy park at Goeree-Overflakkee

Vattenfall is building a 60 MW hybrid energy park, consisting of solar panels, wind turbines and batteries at Haringvliet, at Goeree-Overflakkee. The project, involving a total investment of 61 million euro, is scheduled to be completed by September 2020.  As a first step, Vattenfall will install 6 windturbines with a maximum height of 150 m in the…

Prysmian wins cable deal for Hollandse Kust Zuid 3 & 4

Cable specialist Prysmian Group has been awarded a contract by Vattenfall for the delivery of the 66 kVinter–array cable systems for Hollandse Kust Zuid 3 & 4 offshore wind farm. Prysmian will design, test and supply 172 km of 66 kV XLPE-insulated inter-array cables, as well as the related accessories. The cables will be produced in…