Senvion wins order over 203 MW for offshore wind farmTrianel Borkum II

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Senvion will deliver the offshore turbines for the offshore windfarm Trianel Windpark Borkum II. At the Hamburg WindEnergy, the conditional contract for the wind turbine delivery as well as service for the offshore wind farm Trianel Borkum II, has been signed with Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum II GmbH & Co KG. The offshore wind project shall consist of 32 offshore wind turbines from the Senvion 6.XM series. After the planned completion in autumn 2019, the offshore wind farm will have an installed capacity of approximately 203 megawatts (MW).

The offshore wind farm Trianel Borkum II is planned to be installed 45 km north of the island Borkum in the German North Sea, close to the offshore wind farm Alpha Ventus, which started operations in 2009 and is equipped with six 5M 126 Senvion offshore wind turbines . The wind turbines will be installed in a water depth of 25 to 35 m. The 32 Senvion 6.2M152 wind turbines with a power upgrade will produce around 800 GWh of electricity every year and enough to supply around 210.000 households annually.

According to the current schedule the final investment decision for Trianel Wind Farm Borkum II should be taken in the first half of 2017. According to that, the construction could start early 2018. In the first stage of the Trianel Wind Farm Borkum, have been already laid the essential foundations for the expansion of the municipal Offshore engagements. Therefore this project is of high commercial interest for local companies. Until the investment decision has been taken, further local partners shall be recruited.

Source: Senvion