GE Renewable Energy has been confirmed as the popular turbine provider for Dogger Bank C, the 1.2 GW third section of the three.6 GW Dogger Bank wind farm (a 50:50 three way partnership between SSE Renewables and Equinor) that may turn into the world’s largest offshore wind farm when full in 2026. The settlement contains the upscaled Haliade-X 14 MW wind turbine and a Service Supply Agreement to supply operations and upkeep help for 5 years. The Turbine Supply Agreement and Service and Warranty Agreements for Dogger Bank C, might be finalized within the first quarter of 2021. Installation of the generators for Dogger Bank C is about to start in 2025 forward of completion of the general undertaking in 2026.
GE is now confirmed as supplying Haliade-X turbine expertise to all three phases of Dogger Bank Wind Farm together with a record-breaking order for 190 models of GE’s 13 MW Haliade-X for phases A and B introduced in September.
John Lavelle, President & CEO, Offshore Wind at GE Renewable Energy, stated, “Dogger Bank C will use a 14 MW model of the Haliade-X, probably the most highly effective offshore wind turbine in operation at the moment. In doing so, this distinctive undertaking will each proceed to construct on the UK’s management in offshore wind and function a showcase for revolutionary expertise that’s serving to to supply extra clear, renewable power.”
Steve Wilson, Dogger Bank Wind Farm’s Project Director at SSE Renewables, stated: “We’re delighted to be working with GE Renewable Energy on all three phases of our improvement, as the primary wind farm on this planet to put in their revolutionary and record-breaking Haliade-X turbine expertise. Together with GE we’re persevering with to prepared the ground on innovation within the offshore wind trade and we’re proud that Dogger Bank will now use a 14 MW turbine at Dogger Bank C alongside the 13 MW turbine already confirmed for phases A and B.”
The Dogger Bank Wind Farm is positioned over 130 km off the north-east coast of England and might be able to powering the equal of as much as 6 million properties annually when full in 2026. Due to its measurement and scale, the positioning is being inbuilt three consecutive phases; Dogger Bank A, Dogger Bank B and Dogger Bank C. Each undertaking is predicted to generate round 6 TWh of electrical energy yearly.
GE Renewable Energy will proceed its testing and Research & Development actions on Haliade-X platform within the UK by partnering with ORE Catapult and different establishments to develop packages that cut back the time folks spend at sea to extend security and use robotics, digital and distant operations to assist cut back power prices.
(Source GE Renewable Energy – Image: Haliade X nacelle)
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