Equinor’s Hywind Tampen floating offshore wind farm sends first power to oil and gas platform

Equinor produced its first power from what will be Norway’s first and the world’s largest floating offshore wind farm, Hywind Tampen, on Sunday (13 November) at 12:55 CET. It was delivered from one of seven currently installed Siemens Gamesa 8MW turbines to the Gullfaks A oil and gas platform in the North Sea.

by Hannah Holt
Hywind Tampen is due to be fully commissioned next year (pic credit: Karoline Rivero Bernacki/Equinor)
Hywind Tampen is due to be fully commissioned next year (pic credit: Karoline Rivero Bernacki/Equinor)

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