Triton Knoll appoints UK firm J Murphy & Sons Limited to deliver ‘unprecedented’ cable installation.

Triton Knoll appoints UK firm J Murphy & Sons Limited to deliver ‘unprecedented’ cable installation.

Triton Knoll today confirmed UK firm J Murphy & Sons Limited (Murphy) as its preferred supplier to install the entire 60km underground cable route, while providing the wind farm’s best opportunities to date for local suppliers. As preferred supplier, Kentish Town based Murphy will design and install the project’s critical onshore cable circuits, which will […]

Innogy issues bond to fund wind farms.

Innogy issues bond to fund wind farms.

Germany’s largest energy group, Innogy, has issued a bond of 850 million euros ($1.01 billion) to refinance four offshore wind farms in Britain and Germany as well as an onshore wind farm in the Netherlands that is either under construction or already operating. Innogy chief financial officer Bernhard Günther said: “Innogy is a sustainable company by conviction […]

innogy Renewables UK celebrate the inauguration of 34.85MW Goole Fields II Wind Farm.

innogy Renewables UK celebrate the inauguration of 34.85MW Goole Fields II Wind Farm.

The inauguration of innogy Renewables UK’s latest onshore wind farm in England is being celebrated today (5th October 2017). The 34.85MW Goole Fields II Wind Farm was officially opened by Tanya Davies, Head of Onshore Wind Construction and Business Development UK, innogy SE. Goole Fields II Wind Farm is made up of 17 turbines and is […]

innogy acquires Statkraft’s 50 per cent share in Triton Knoll offshore wind project.

innogy acquires Statkraft’s 50 per cent share in Triton Knoll offshore wind project.

Innogy and Statkraft have completed an agreement under which innogy has acquired Statkraft’s 50 per cent share in the offshore wind project Triton Knoll. With the acquisition of Statkraft’s share, innogy has become its sole owner. Both sides have agreed to maintain confidentiality regarding the purchase price. Triton Knoll is an offshore wind project with a planned installed […]

Galloper’s steady progress nears half way.

Galloper’s steady progress nears half way.

Innogy’s Suffolk coast offshore wind farm Galloper is nearing half way progress, with 24 of the 56 Siemens Gamesa 6MW turbines now installed. The complete farm is expected to generate up to 336MW, with annual generation equivalent up to 336,000 average UK households. First power generation is expected in Autumn 2017, and the complete commissioning of the […]

First turbine installed at Brechfa Forest West wind farm.

First turbine installed at Brechfa Forest West wind farm.

Innogy has announced the completion of installation of the first wind turbine at Brechfa Forest West wind farm. The farm is located 10km north east of Carmarthen, centred around the Afon Pib valley, east of Alltwalis, and will consists of 8 wind turbines with an overall capacity of 57.4 megawatts. Once fully operational, the wind farm is expected […]

VBMS signs Preferred Supplier Agreement for Triton Knoll OWF.

VBMS signs Preferred Supplier Agreement for Triton Knoll OWF.

VBMS, a subsidiary of Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., has signed a Preferred Supplier and Early Works Agreement for the supply and installation of the export and inter-array cables for the Triton Knoll offshore wind farm (OWF), UK. The project will be executed in consortium with NKT Cables. The likely contract value for VBMS is estimated […]

Turbine Installation Completed at Nordsee One Offshore Wind Farm

Turbine Installation Completed at Nordsee One Offshore Wind Farm

Today, the 54th and final turbine was successfully installed at the Nordsee Oneconstruction site. The 332 MW offshore wind farm is anticipated to begin commercial operations by the end of 2017. “We successfully completed turbine installation within seven months,” noted Tim Kittelhake, Managing Director (COO) of Nordsee One GmbH. “With this process now complete, we are now […]

Technology advances enable Triton Knoll to remove Intermediate Electrical Compound from final design.

Technology advances enable Triton Knoll to remove Intermediate Electrical Compound from final design.

The team behind the Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm have confirmed that they have been able to remove the Intermediate Electrical Compound (IEC) from their final design. The IEC, which was originally planned to be built near Orby in Lincolnshire, would have had a footprint of around 1.8 hectares and was considered necessary to manage […]