Avedøre Holme

10.8 MW Fully Commissioned Denmark

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Latest Update: 07 December 2011
The third wind turbine was installed and is now generating on an installation island approximately 100m from the coast. Read More
Project Details for Avedøre Holme
General Information Name Avedøre Holme correct
Other names correct
Country name Denmark correct
Region Hvidovre correct
Comments Demonstration field. correct
Round (or category) Open Door (DK) correct
Development status Fully Commissioned correct
Comments on the status correct
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Project Capacity 10.8 MW correct
Turbine Model SWT-3.6-120 (Siemens) correct
Turbine Capacity 3.6 MW correct
Number of Turbines 3 correct
Total Turbine Height 153 m correct
Hub Height 93.00 m correct
Rotor Diameter 120 m correct
Foundation Grounded: Gravity-Base correct
Windspeed 10 Year Mean Wind Speed (2000-2009) Available online now
Costs Stated Project Cost DKK(mill) 100.00 correct
Location & Environment Sea name Kattegat correct
Centre latitude 55.602° correct
Centre longitude 12.461° correct
Area 0 km2 correct
Depth range (Chart Datum) 2 m - 2 m correct
Depth range stated by developer 0 m - 2 m correct
Distance From Shore (reported) 0 km correct
Distance From Shore (computed from centre) 0.4 km correct
Ports Installation base correct
Ops and maintenance correct
Grid Converter/Collector platforms None correct
Offshore transformers None correct
Grid connection point Avedøre Holme, København correct
Cable landing point Avedøre Holme, København correct
Export Cables
Please note that export cables connect the offshore transformer (substation) to either; shore or an offshore HVAC-HVDC converter station for onward transmission via HVDC cabling. Please see the converters page for planned converter stations and transmission cables.

The export cable length does not generally include the onshore component. The exception is when the onshore substation is close to shore.
Number of Export Cables correct
Average length per cable correct
Transmission type (e.g. HVAC) correct
Nominal voltage correct
Maximum voltage correct
Power rating correct
Number of cores correct
Conductor type correct
Section Area correct
Insulation correct
Number fibre optics correct
Export minimum bend radius (MBR) correct
Burial depth correct
Comments correct
Onshore Cables Number of onshore cables correct
Average length per cable correct
Comments correct
Array Cables Array cable length correct
Estimated cable length LogIn
Transmission type (e.g. MVAC) correct
Nominal voltage correct
Maximum voltage correct
Burial depth correct
Number of cores correct
Conductor type correct
Section correct
Insulation correct
Power rating correct
Number of fibre optics correct
Minimum bend radius (MBR) correct
Comments correct
Benefits Homes powered annually 7649 correct
CO2 reduced per year 15459 tonnes correct
SO2 reduced per year 360 tonnes correct
Expected life correct
Other Website Visit correct

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