List of offshore wind farms in Germany

The following is a list of offshore wind farms in Germany, operational within the national maritime boundaries. Germany, along with Denmark and the United Kingdom is a worldwide leader in advancing offshore wind farm technology. The name of the wind farm is the name used by the energy company when referring to the farm and is usually related to a shoal or the name of the nearest town on shore.

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Offshore wind farmsEdit

Name Coordinates Capacity
(MW)
Turbines Commissioned Cost Capacity factor Depth range
(m)
Distance to
shore (km)
Owner Refs.
Alpha Ventus 54°1′0″N 6°36′0″E / 54.01667°N 6.60000°E / 54.01667; 6.60000 60 6 × Multibrid M5000,
6 × REpower 5M
2010 250 million 50.8% (2011)[1] 28 56 EWE 47.5%
E.ON 26.25%
Vattenfall 26.25%
[w 1][2][3][4]
Amrumbank West 54°26′00″N 7°41′0″E / 54.43333°N 7.68333°E / 54.43333; 7.68333 302 80 × Siemens SWT-3.6-120 2015 40 E.ON [5]
Arkona Wind Park [de] 54°46′59″N 14°07′16″E / 54.78306°N 14.12111°E / 54.78306; 14.12111 385 60 × Siemens-Gamesa SWT-6.0-154 2018 1.4 billion To be estimated at ~40% 23-37 35 Credit Suisse,[6] E.ON Energy Projects GmbH [7]
BARD Offshore 1 54°21′18″N 5°58′48″E / 54.35500°N 5.98000°E / 54.35500; 5.98000 400 80 × BARD 5.0 2013 2.9 billion ~50% 40 100 Ocean Breeze Energy [w 2] [8]
Borkum Riffgrund I 53°58′01″N 6°33′14″E / 53.96694°N 6.55389°E / 53.96694; 6.55389 312 78 × Siemens SWT-4.0-120 2015 €1.25 billion ~35-40% 23-29 55 DONG, Kirkbi, Oticon [w 3]
Breitling 54°9′40″N 12°7′52″E / 54.16111°N 12.13111°E / 54.16111; 12.13111 2.5 1x Nordex N90 2.5MW 2006 0.5 0.3 Wind-Projekt GMBH [9]
Butendiek 55°01′08″N 7°46′26″E / 55.01889°N 7.77389°E / 55.01889; 7.77389 288 80 × Siemens SWT-3.6 2015 35 [w 4]
DanTysk 55°8′24″N 7°12′0″E / 55.14000°N 7.20000°E / 55.14000; 7.20000 288 80 × Siemens SWP-3.6-120 2015 $900 million 21-31 70 Vattenfall
Stadtwerke München
[w 5][9]
Ems Emden 53°19′57″N 7°12′36″E / 53.33250°N 7.21000°E / 53.33250; 7.21000 4.5 1x Enercon E-112 2004 3 0.6 [w 6][10]
Baltic 1 54°36′50″N 12°40′0″E / 54.61389°N 12.66667°E / 54.61389; 12.66667 48.3 21x Siemens SWT 2.3-93 2011 €300 million 48.2% (2012)[11] 16-19 16 EnBW [w 7]
EnBW Baltic 2 55°00′00″N 13°12′00″E / 55.00000°N 13.20000°E / 55.00000; 13.20000 288 80 × Siemens SWT 3.6-120 2015 1.25 billion 23-44 32 EnBW [w 8][12][13]
Global Tech I [de] 54°15′43″N 6°24′38″E / 54.26194°N 6.41056°E / 54.26194; 6.41056 400 80 × Multibrid M5000 2015 110 [w 9]
Gode Wind 1 & 2 54°03′00″N 07°01′00″E / 54.05000°N 7.01667°E / 54.05000; 7.01667 582 97 × Siemens SWT-6.0-154 2016 €2.2 billion 30 42 DONG Energy [14]
Hooksiel 53°38′13″N 8°6′14″E / 53.63694°N 8.10389°E / 53.63694; 8.10389 5 1x Bard 5.0 2008 5 0.4 [w 10][15][16]
Meerwind Süd/Ost 54°23′0″N 7°41′0″E / 54.38333°N 7.68333°E / 54.38333; 7.68333 288 80 × Siemens SWT-3.6-120 2014 €1.3b 22-26 53 WindMW GmbH. [w 11][17]
Nordsee One 53°58′44″N 6°48′50″E / 53.97889°N 6.81389°E / 53.97889; 6.81389 332 54 × Senvion 6.2M126 2017 Northland Power, Innogy [18]
Nordsee Ost 54°26′00″N 7°41′0″E / 54.43333°N 7.68333°E / 54.43333; 7.68333 295 48 × Senvion 6.2M126 2015 55 Innogy [w 12]
Riffgat 53°41′24″N 6°28′48″E / 53.69000°N 6.48000°E / 53.69000; 6.48000 113 30 × Siemens SWT-3.6-120 2014 480 million 16-24 15-42 ENOVA, EWE [w 13][19][20]
Sandbank 55°11′30″N 06°51′30″E / 55.19167°N 6.85833°E / 55.19167; 6.85833 288 72 × Siemens SWT-4.0-130 2017 €1.2 billion 24-34 90 Vattenfall
Stadtwerke München
[w 14][21]
Trianel Windpark Borkum (phase 1) 54°2′30″N 6°28′0″E / 54.04167°N 6.46667°E / 54.04167; 6.46667 200 40 × Areva M5000-116 2015 €900 million 28-33 45 Trianel [w 15]
Veja Mate 54°19′00″N 5°52′0″E / 54.31667°N 5.86667°E / 54.31667; 5.86667 402 67 × Siemens SWT-6.0-154 2017 €1.9 billion 45.4% (projected) 41 95 Highland Group Holdings Ltd, Siemens Financial Services, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners [22]
Wikinger 54°50′2″N 14°4′5″E / 54.83389°N 14.06806°E / 54.83389; 14.06806 (Wikinger Wind Farm) 350 70 × Adwen AD 5-135 2018 €1.4 billion Iberdrola [23][24][25]

Wind farms under constructionEdit

Wind farm Coordinates Capacity
(MW)
Turbines Commissioned Cost capacity factor Depth range
(m)
km to shore Owner Refs.
Merkur 396 66 [26]
Borkum Riffgrund 2 450 56 [27][28]

ProjectsEdit

Wind farm Coordinates Capacity
(MW)
Turbines Commissioned Cost capacity factor Depth range
(m)
km to shore Owner Refs.
Hohe See 54°26′0″N 6°28′0″E / 54.43333°N 6.46667°E / 54.43333; 6.46667 497 71 × Siemens SWT-7.0-154 2019 EnBW, Enbridge [29][30]
Albatros 112 2019 [31]
Borkum Riffgrund West 270 [32]

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2011 was a great year for offshore wind". 31 October 2012. Archived from the original on 29 April 2016. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
  2. ^ Alpha Ventus Offshore Wind Farm, Germany Power Technology. Retrieved: 27 October 2010.
  3. ^ Alpha Ventus (Germany) offshore wind farm 4C . Retrieved: 19 August 2010.
  4. ^ http://www.lorc.dk/offshore-wind-farms-map/alpha-ventus
  5. ^ [1] Eon . Retrieved: 7 February 2016.
  6. ^ "Equinor sells stake in Arkona offshore wind farm". www.windtech-international.com. 3 October 2019.
  7. ^ https://www.4coffshore.com/transmission/arkona-de-de46.html
  8. ^ BARD Offshore 1 (Germany) wind farm 4C. Retrieved: 17 February 2015.
  9. ^ a b Breitling (Germany) offshore wind farm 4C . Retrieved: 19 August 2010.
  10. ^ Ems Emden (Germany) offshore wind farm LORC . Retrieved: 6 June 2011.
  11. ^ Knight, Sara (29 May 2015). "Politics block German offshore wind link". windpowermonthly.com. Archived from the original on 28 January 2016. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
  12. ^ "EnBW Baltic 2". 4C Offshore. Retrieved 17 February 2015.
  13. ^ Rathke, Martina (2015-09-21). "Ostsee-Windpark Baltic 2 speist Strom ins Netz" [Baltic Sea Wind Farm Baltic 2 feeds Power into Grid]. heise.de (in German). Retrieved 2016-01-30.
  14. ^ Gode Wind 1 and 2 4C.
  15. ^ Hooksiel (Germany) offshore wind farm 4C . Retrieved: 19 August 2010.
  16. ^ Vries, Eize de. 5MW turbine Renewable Energy World, 18 November 2008 . Retrieved: 19 August 2010.
  17. ^ Meerwind Süd/Ost (Germany) offshore wind farm 4C . Retrieved: 14 December 2014.
  18. ^ First foundation for Nordsee One successfully installed Offshore Windinsutry, Retrieved 29. February 2016
  19. ^ Offshore-Windpark Riffgat erhält Netzanschluss
  20. ^ Riffgat (Germany) offshore wind farm 4C . Retrieved: January 2015.
  21. ^ "Sandbank fully commissioned". 4c Offshore. 27 January 2017. Retrieved 23 February 2017.
  22. ^ "Construction complete for 402-MW Veja Mate offshore wind park". Renewables Now. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  23. ^ "Construction is starting on the offshore wind farm Wikinger". Retrieved 23 March 2016.
  24. ^ "First Wikinger Turbine All Done". Offshore Wind. 20 February 2017. Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  25. ^ "Vikings offshore wind farm makes first power delivery to the grid". www.energydigital.com. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
  26. ^ "Merkur - 4C Offshore". www.4coffshore.com. Retrieved 14 March 2018.
  27. ^ "Borkum Riffgrund 2 - 4C Offshore". www.4coffshore.com. Retrieved 14 March 2018.
  28. ^ "MHI Vestas celebrates handover of Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm". www.windtech-international.com.
  29. ^ "Canadian Enbridge Inc takes huge stake in German offshore windfarm". 4c Offshore. Retrieved 23 February 2017.
  30. ^ http://www.4coffshore.com/windfarms/enbw-hohe-see-germany-de11.html
  31. ^ "GeoSea Makes Headway on Albatros Project". Offshore Wind. Retrieved 19 February 2018.
  32. ^ "Borkum Riffgrund West I - 4C Offshore". www.4coffshore.com. Retrieved 19 February 2018.

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