wpd secures realisation of German offshore projects and will boost its further pipeline
Bremen wind farm developer and operator wpd sells part of its offshore portfolio and signs long-term cooperation in order to realise projects
"By signing with EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG we found the right partner who is dedicated to the projects' realisation. The cooperation agreement ensures wpd's further involvement and commitment regarding the wind farms", commented Dr. Gernot Blanke, member of the wpd board.
Permissions for erecting and operating the four projects are already in place."Hochseewindpark Nordsee" and "He dreiht" contain of 80 turbines with a maximum output of 400 MW each, while "Kriegers Flak 1" and "Baltic I" contain of 80 turbines(328.6 MW) and 21 turbines (maximum output of up to 52.5 MW) respectively.
wpd offshore's managing director Achim Berge explains wpd's further offshore strategy:"Right now we're concentrating on the realization of the four German projects. At the same time we're progressing in the development of our European offshore portfolio of about 5,000 MW in Sweden, Denmark, the German North Sea, Finland and Southern Europe."
wpd onshore GmbH & Co. KG
wpd is a worldwide developer, sponsor and operator of renewable energy projects (with 1,600 MW installed in more than 1,000 wind power plants). From conception to technical realization. From a greenfield to a turnkey project. In Europe, but also in growing markets such as Asia, America and Australia. wpd is the leading developer of offshore wind farms with more than 10 projects in Europe.