Ogem announces shortlist for offshore wind link bids

Ofgem has announced a shortlist of bidders to develop transmission links for two offshore wind farms in the UK. The regulator selected Diamond Transmission Partners, Mari Energy Transmission and Transmission Capital Partners for both the Galloper and Walney Extension projects, based off the coasts of Suffolk and Cumbria respectively. The two links are the final […]

Welsh wind farm transmission link builder picked

Energy regulator Ofgem has picked a consortium of building firm Balfour Beatty and investors Equitix as preferred bidder to build the transmission links for a new Welsh wind farm. Gwynt y Môr is being built in Liverpool Bay off the North Wales coast by RWE npower renewables. Work is already underway on 160 turbines and when […]