Anholt
399.6 MW Fully Commissioned Denmark

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30/09/2014 10:05:05

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Merseyside offshore wind farm given green light
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29/09/2014 12:32:39

Dong Energy secures UK approval for extension of Burbo Bank offshore wind farm
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29/09/2014 07:31:34

Green light for huge Liverpool Bay wind farm
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Simon Ridley, chief executive of the Planning Inspectorate, said: "This is a significant application for the offshore wind energy sector. The Examining Authority took full account of views from communities, particularly in the north west of England, who might be ...
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29/09/2014 07:14:35

Use The FORCE: Cost Of Offshore Wind Energy Really Could Drop 40%
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Actually, 25% is chump change compared to the sweet spot of 40%, which DNV GL reckons is feasible if other industry trends align with the growing offshore wind energy sector. That dovetails precisely with what CleanTechnica heard about the falling cost of ...
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29/09/2014 12:29:14

Green field: Graduate opportunities in renewable energy
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There are now 648 wind projects in operation with a total of 4,525 onshore turbines with a capacity of 7,448MW and 1,075 offshore turbines with a capacity of 3,653MW. That includes the world's largest wind farm, the 630MW London Array in the outer Thames ...
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29/09/2014 11:14:17




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Project Details for Anholt
General Information Name Anholt correct
Other names Djursland Anholt correct
Country name Denmark correct
Region Nørre Djurs correct
Comments Dong Energy A/S was the only bidder for the wind farm.

Energinet.dk is responsible for financing and constructing the substation at sea and connecting the farm to the electrical grid on land.
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Round (or category) Tender (DK) correct
Development status Fully Commissioned correct
Comments on the status For latest status please see events table. correct
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Project Capacity 399.6 MW correct
Turbine Model SWT-3.6-120 (Siemens) correct
Turbine Capacity 3.6 MW correct
Number of Turbines 111 correct
Total Turbine Height 141.6 m correct
Hub Height 81.60 m correct
Rotor Diameter 120 m correct
Foundation Grounded: Monopile correct
Windspeed 10 Year Mean Wind Speed (2000-2009) Available online now
Detailed wind speed data 6 hr/day/month historic data
Costs Stated Project Cost DKK(mill) 10000.00 correct
Location & Environment Sea name Kattegat correct
Centre latitude 56.603° correct
Centre longitude 11.209° correct
Area 145 km2 correct
Depth range (Chart Datum) 14 m - 17 m correct
Depth range stated by developer 15 m - 19 m correct
Distance From Shore (reported) 15 km correct
Distance From Shore (computed from centre) 23 km correct
Ports Installation base Grenaa Harbour correct
Ops and maintenance Grenaa Harbour correct
Grid Converter platforms None correct
Offshore transformers Anholt Substation correct
Grid connection point Trige correct
Cable landing point Saltbækken, Grenaa 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 1 correct
Average length per cable 24.5 km correct
Transmission type (e.g. HVAC) HVAC correct
Nominal voltage 220 kV correct
Maximum voltage 245 kV correct
Power rating correct
Number of cores 3 correct
Conductor type Al correct
Section Area 1600 mm2 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 56 km correct
Comments correct
Array Cables Array cable length 150 km correct
Estimated cable length LogIn
Transmission type (e.g. MVAC) MVAC correct
Nominal voltage 36 kV correct
Maximum voltage correct
Burial depth correct
Number of cores correct
Conductor type correct
Section 500 mm2 correct
Insulation correct
Power rating correct
Number of fibre optics correct
Minimum bend radius (MBR) correct
Comments correct
Benefits Homes powered annually 260675 correct
CO2 reduced per year 526825 tonnes correct
SO2 reduced per year 12252 tonnes correct
Expected life correct
Other Website Visit correct