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Ofgem invited companies to submit bids to own and run the Galloper transmission links. This represents the second stage of the fifth tender round (TR5). Companies have eight weeks to enter submissions. Ofgem will announce the shortlist in the summer. Read more

Latest Update: 13 March 2017

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Name Galloper correct
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Country name United Kingdom correct
Region England, East of England correct
Comments Galloper Wind Farm will have a maximum installed capacity of 336MW and include 38 wind turbines in the northern array and 18 turbines in the southern array. No met mast is required at the development.

By April 2014, SSE and RWE's investments in development costs to date totalled £30 million. Galloper will be part of Ofgem's Tender Round 5, expected to launch later in 2016, with regards to the sale of its offshore transmission assets once constructed.
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Round (or category) Round 2.5 correct
Development status Under Construction correct
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Project capacity 336 MW correct
Turbine model SWT-6.0-154 (Siemens) correct
Turbine capacity 6 MW correct
Number of turbines 56 correct
Total turbine height 180.5 m correct
Hub height correct
Rotor diameter 154 m correct
Foundation Grounded: Monopile (Monopile foundation diameter: 7.5m Monopile Length: Around 85m Monopile Weight: Up to 1200 tonne) correct
10 year mean wind speed (2000-2009) Available online now
Stated project cost GBP(mill) 1500.00 correct
Sea name North Sea, Southern North Sea (Thames) correct
Centre latitude 51.893° correct
Centre longitude 2.034° correct
Area 113 km2 correct
Depth range (Chart Datum) 4 m - 50 m correct
Depth range stated by developer 27 m - 36 m correct
Distance from shore (reported) 27 km correct
Distance from shore (computed from centre) 37.3 km correct
Installation base Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft (Offshore Coordination Base), Vlissingen and Rotterdam (Foundations) correct
Ops and maintenance Harwich correct
Converter/Collector platforms None correct
Offshore transformers Galloper Offshore Substation correct
Grid connection point Eastern Supergrid Transformer Substation correct
Cable landing point Sizewell correct
Number of export cables 2 correct
Average length per cable 44.65 km correct
Transmission type (e.g. HVAC) HVAC correct
Nominal voltage 132 kV correct
Maximum voltage correct
Power rating correct
Number of cores correct
Conductor type Aluminium correct
Section area 1000 mm2 correct
Insulation correct
Number fibre optics correct
Export minimum bend radius (MBR) correct
Burial depth 2 m correct
Comments It is anticipated that 4.7km of 132kV subsea export cable will be spare following installation and commissioning. correct
Number of onshore cables 2 correct
Average length per cable 0.85 km correct
Comments 132kV - 1.5m target burial depth. correct
Array cable length 152 km correct
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Transmission type (e.g. MVAC) MVAC correct
Nominal voltage 33 kV 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 56 array cables will link the turbines to the offshore substation platform in 12 array cable strings. Individual array cable lengths located completely within the northern and southern array areas vary from 950m to 6km; the three connecting cables linking the southern array directly to the offshore substation each measure 17km in length. correct
Homes powered annually 237974 correct
CO2 reduced per year 480945 tonnes correct
SO2 reduced per year 11185 tonnes correct
Expected life 23.0 years correct
Website Visit correct

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