Existing wind farms in the North Sea

There are 4 active wind farms in the North Sea, which ensure a combined total installed capacity of 1000 MW:

•    Egmond aan Zee wind farm (OWEZ, 108 MW) was built by Shell and Nuon, under the name of Noordzeewind.
•    Prinses Amalia wind farm (120MW) was built by Eneco. 
•    Luchterduinen wind farm (129 MW) was built by Eneco and Mitsubishi Corporation.
•    The 2 wind farms Buitengaats en Zee-Energie, together called Gemini (600 MW) were built by four companies: Northland Power (60%), Siemens (20%), Van Oord (10%) and HVC (10%)

 

Wind farm

Capacity wind farm (in megawatts)

Electricity for number of households

In use since

Gemini

600

785,000

2016

Luchterduinen

129

145,000

2015

Prinses Amalia

120

125,000

2008

Egmond aan Zee (OWEZ)

108

100,000

2007

Total

957

 

 

 

 

 

 

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