EnBW Baltic 1
48.3 MW Fully Commissioned Germany

"The database has become an invaluable tool with regard to business planning and the regular updates from the 4C Offshore team on the project specifics ensure that, as a tier 1 supplier, we remain well informed and able to react to market developments."

Darren Taylor, NKT Cables

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Scottish wind could fix UK energy woes – don't let Westminster blow it
The Conversation UK
For a windy island nation, offshore wind power generation is vital; it not only complements traditional generation methods but does so in a more sustainable way. And yet projections have been significantly scaled back: UK government estimates of expected ...
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23/09/2014 12:00:30

JDR gets Sandbank inter-array
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"Sandbank is JDR's third German wind farm win and another important step forward in the development of offshore wind energy in Northern Europe," states JDR executive chairman Pat Herbert. "Our new coilable design is another JDR initiative to help drive ...
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23/09/2014 11:38:16

A climate change answer in the wind
New York Daily News
To envision the potential of offshore wind power, all one needs to do is look to Europe. Today, roughly 60,000 people are employed by Europe's still-growing, multibillion-dollar offshore wind industry, with dozens of wind farms off the coasts of the United ...
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23/09/2014 09:00:16

DECC prepares Burbo 2 verdict
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The UK government is due to make a final determination before the end of this week on Dong Energy's 256MW Burbo 2 wind farm in the Irish Sea. DECC secretary Ed Davey is coming to the end of his statutory three-month review of a Planning Inspectorate ...
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22/09/2014 23:35:03

Lightning strikes for Vattenfall
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Vattenfall is to replace a blade on one of the turbines at the 90MW Kentish Flats offshore wind farm that was damaged in lightning strikes. The Swedish company said it decided to act after routine maintenance inspections at the project (pictured) off England's ...
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22/09/2014 17:03:11

Trelleborg kit to protect worlds largest floating windfarm
European Rubber Journal (subscription)
Stockholm - Trelleborg's offshore uint is to supply a range of cable protection products, for phase two of the major offshore windfarm Fukushima Forward project in Japan. The Swedish company is to provide distributed buoyancy modules (DBM), bend ...
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22/09/2014 16:49:10

Video: Tuco Marine Debuts Wind Farm Service Boat
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The ProZero 13m WIND FARM SERVICE BOAT is constructed from carbon fiber composites due to the industry's focus on fuel efficiency obtained by less operational power needed. Further the low weight achieved by this construction, also makes it possible ...
Source: news.google.com
22/09/2014 13:44:55

New campaign hails UK offshore wind
Energy Live News - Energy Made Easy
DONG Energy's 'Offshore Wind Works' advert suggests offshore wind is “Britain's greatest untapped energy resource”. Platform posters across the London underground network and advertisements are being used to get the message across in the next few ...
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22/09/2014 15:43:18

OrbisEnergy and WAB to collaborate on North Sea offshore wind projects
CleanTechnology News, Industry Analysis, Market Research Reports - Clean Technology Business Review
OrbisEnergy business development manager Johnathan Reynolds said: "We hope there will be stronger relationships for our business communities, collaborative relationships between OrbisEnergy and WAB, and new projects that will help the offshore wind ...
Source: news.google.com
22/09/2014 11:40:49

Swire Blue Ocean to support Gemini offshore wind farm in Netherlands
CleanTechnology News, Industry Analysis, Market Research Reports - Clean Technology Business Review
Siemens has also signed a 15-year service and maintenance agreement for the project, which is claimed to be the largest wind farm in the North Sea. The project will yield 2.6TWh of electricity a year and reduce 1.25 million tonnes of CO2 emissions.
Source: news.google.com
22/09/2014 06:15:06




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Developers/Owners/Operators
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electricity plant Mittelbaden AG & Co. KG
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Ostwürttemberg DonauRies EnBW AG
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energy and water supply Bruchsal 
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FairEnergie GmbH
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Stadtwerke Düsseldorf AG 
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Stadtwerke Ettlingen GmbH 
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Stadtwerke Fellbach GmbH 
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Stadtwerke Schwäbisch Gmünd GmbH 
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Stadtwerke Sindelfingen GmbH 
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Stadtwerke Sinsheim supply GmbH & Co. KG 
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ZEAG Energie AG
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Project Details for EnBW Baltic 1
General Information Name EnBW Baltic 1 correct
Other names Baltic I correct
Country name Germany correct
Region 12nm zone (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) correct
Comments correct
Round (or category) correct
Development status Fully Commissioned correct
Comments on the status correct
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Project Capacity 48.3 MW correct
Turbine Model SWT-2.3-93 (Siemens) correct
Turbine Capacity 2.3 MW correct
Number of Turbines 21 correct
Total Turbine Height 113.5 m correct
Hub Height 67.00 m correct
Rotor Diameter 93 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 EUR(mill) 200.00 correct
Location & Environment Sea name Baltic Sea correct
Centre latitude 54.609° correct
Centre longitude 12.651° correct
Area 7 km2 correct
Depth range (Chart Datum) 16 m - 19 m correct
Depth range stated by developer 16 m - 19 m correct
Distance From Shore (reported) 16 km correct
Distance From Shore (computed from centre) 17.1 km correct
Ports Installation base Nyborg, Denmark correct
Ops and maintenance Barhöft correct
Grid Converter platforms None correct
Offshore transformers EnBW Baltic 1 Substation correct
Grid connection point Bentwisch correct
Cable landing point Markgrafenheide, near Rostock 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 2 correct
Average length per cable 61 km correct
Transmission type (e.g. HVAC) HVAC correct
Nominal voltage 150 kV correct
Maximum voltage correct
Power rating correct
Number of cores 3 correct
Conductor type Cu correct
Section Area 1200 mm2 correct
Insulation correct
Number fibre optics correct
Export minimum bend radius (MBR) correct
Burial depth 1.5 m correct
Comments The second export cable will be added when EnBW Baltic 2 is connected to EnBW Baltic 1. The original Baltic 1 link has only 1 export cable. correct
Onshore Cables Number of onshore cables correct
Average length per cable correct
Comments correct
Array Cables Array cable length 21 km correct
Estimated cable length LogIn
Transmission type (e.g. MVAC) MVAC correct
Nominal voltage 30 kV correct
Maximum voltage correct
Burial depth correct
Number of cores 3 correct
Conductor type Cu correct
Section 120/240 mm2 correct
Insulation correct
Power rating correct
Number of fibre optics correct
Minimum bend radius (MBR) correct
Comments correct
Benefits Homes powered annually 31508 correct
CO2 reduced per year 63678 tonnes correct
SO2 reduced per year 1481 tonnes correct
Expected life 20.0 years correct
Other Website Visit correct
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