General information Borssele WFZ

Wind Farm Zone Borssele, 344 km2 in total, is divided into 5 sites. Sites I, II and IV can accommodate 350 MW plus 30 MW overplanting. Site III can accommodate 330 MW plus 30 MW overplanting. Site V is for innovations and can accommodate 20 MW. TSO TenneT will build grid connections and construct two offshore substations in the wind farm zone. WTG’s connect directly to these substations.

Planning of the subsidy and permit tenders:

Wind Farm Sites I & II (752 MW):
has been awarded to Ørsted Borssele 1 B.V. With 94 turbines type Siemens Gamesa 8,0 MW-167 DD this wind farm will get a total installed capacity of 752 MW.

Wind Farm Sites III & IV (731,5 MW):
has been awarded to Blauwwind II C.V. (a consortium of Shell, Van Oord, Eneco and Diamond Generating Europe). With 77 turbines type Vestas V164 - 9,5 MW this wind farm will get a total installed capacity of 731,5 MW.

Wind Farm Site V (19 MW):
has been awarded to Two Towers B.V. (a consortium of Van Oord Renewable Finance, Investri Offshore and Green Giraffe Holding). With 2 turbines of 9,5 MW this wind farm will get a total installed capacity of 19 MW.

The Project and Site Description summarizes the design information and is the reading guide for the deliverables of the site investigations.

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