Media: Government planning Denmark's largest offshore wind farm

According to Danish media Berlingske, the government is preparing a draft for an energy deal that will contain plans for at least one new offshore wind farm. If it becomes a reality, the farm will be twice as large as the current record holder.

Photo: Dong Energy

The 400 MW Anholt wind farm could soon be overtaken in the ranks as Denmark's largest offshore wind farm after the Danish government presents a draft for a new energy deal this Thursday. Danish newspaper Berlingske reports that the government's draft for the upcoming energy policy will involve plans to install an offshore wind farm of approximately 800 MW.

According the newspaper, the offshore wind farm will be connected to the grid between 2024 and 2027 to give developers maximum flexibility and ensure the cheapest possible tender price for Danish taxpayers, and potentially install the farm without subsidies. The farm will be up for tender in either 2021 or 2022.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

Nordex books deficit of EUR 133m in Q2

The German wind turbine maker follows rivals noting another big interim loss, with revenue also having taken a hit. That, though, is exactly as expected, says CEO.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs