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FRANCE: The French government has launched a second tender call for 1GW of offshore wind.
UK: Offshore wind farm developers need to consult inland local authorities under UK planning legislation or risk invalidating their application.
EUROPE: The National Renewable Energy Action Plans (NREAPs) drawn up by EU Member States, each country assigned a likely offshore wind capacity that would be generating by 2020. With just eight years to go, it seems few will meet these pledges.
FRANCE: The world's largest vertical axis turbine is set to enter its first trial stage next month as part of the 2MW Vertiwind floating offshore turbine project.
United Kingdom GGOWL and Fluor settle Greater Gabbard legal battle
United Kingdom Capital constraints force Vattenfall EOWDC reduction
United Kingdom GIB commits EUR 117 million to UK offshore
United Kingdom Permitting date set for Hornsea Round 3 projects
United Kingdom Trump anti-wind ad banned by UK watchdog
United Kingdom Siemens 6MW turbines produce power in UK waters
Latest Windfarms Updated On WPO Intelligence
Last updated 7 May 2013
|Project Name||MW||Online year||Country||Developer||Turbines||Date reported|
|Gwynt y Môr||576||2014||UK||RWE Innogy;Stadtwerke Munchen;Siemens||160 x Siemens SWT-3.6-107 3.6MW||02 May 2013|
|Humber Gateway||219||2015||UK||E.ON||73 x Vestas V112-3.0 MW||02 May 2013|
|Dogger Bank||9000||2019||UK||Forewind||n/a||30 April 2013|
|Greater Gabbard||504||2012||UK||SSE;RWE Group||140 x Siemens SWT-3.6-107 3.6MW||29 April 2013|
|West of Duddon Sands||389||2014||UK||DONG Energy;ScottishPower||108 x Siemens SWT-3.6-120 3.6MW||29 April 2013|
|Galloper||504||2016||UK||SSE;RWE Group||Up to 140 turbines||29 April 2013|
|Block Island||30||2015||USA||Deepwater Wind||5 x Siemens SWT-6.0-120 6MW||29 April 2013|
|Teesside||62||2013||UK||EDF Energy||27 x Siemens SWT-2.3-93 2.3MW||29 April 2013|
|Gunfleet Sands 3 Demonstration Project||12||2013||UK||DONG Energy||2 x Siemens SWT-6.0-120 6MW||29 April 2013|
|Sheringham Shoal||317||2012||UK||Statoil;Statkraft||88 x Siemens SWT-3.6-107 3.6MW||25 April 2013|
|Kårehamn||48||2013||Sweden||E.ON||16 x Vestas V112-3.0 MW||25 April 2013|
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