Rødsand 2

207 MW Fully Commissioned Denmark

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Project Details for Rødsand 2
General Information Name Rødsand 2 correct
Other names Nysted II correct
Country name Denmark correct
Region Holeby correct
Comments correct
Round (or category) Tender (DK) correct
Development status Fully Commissioned correct
Comments on the status correct
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Project Capacity 207 MW correct
Turbine Model SWT-2.3-93 (Siemens) correct
Turbine Capacity 2.3 MW correct
Number of Turbines 90 correct
Total Turbine Height 115 m correct
Hub Height 68.50 m correct
Rotor Diameter 93 m correct
Foundation Grounded: Gravity-Base 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) 450.00 correct
Location & Environment Sea name Baltic Sea correct
Centre latitude 54.555° correct
Centre longitude 11.548° correct
Area 34 km2 correct
Depth range (Chart Datum) 6 m - 12 m correct
Depth range stated by developer 4 m - 10 m correct
Distance From Shore (reported) 8.8 km correct
Distance From Shore (computed from centre) 9 km correct
Ports Installation base Nyborg, Denmark correct
Ops and maintenance Port of Rødby correct
Grid Converter platforms None correct
Offshore transformers Rødsand 2 Substation correct
Grid connection point Radsted 132 kV switching station correct
Cable landing point Saksfjed inddæmning 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 9.2 km correct
Transmission type (e.g. HVAC) HVAC correct
Nominal voltage 132 kV correct
Maximum voltage 145 kV 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 Total of 56km of 145kV submarine cable correct
Onshore Cables Number of onshore cables correct
Average length per cable 28 km correct
Comments 132kV correct
Array Cables Array cable length 80 km correct
Estimated cable length LogIn
Transmission type (e.g. MVAC) MVAC correct
Nominal voltage 33 kV correct
Maximum voltage 36 kV 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 146609 correct
CO2 reduced per year 296296 tonnes correct
SO2 reduced per year 6891 tonnes correct
Expected life correct
Other Website Visit correct