Onshore construction underway to deliver power to 800k homes

More than 57km of underground electrical export cable will be installed for the Triton Knoll offshore wind farm

Energy giant innogy confirms financial close on 860MW wind farm

MHI Vestas will provide the offshore project with 90 of its 9.5MW machines

Japanese utilities invest in innogy’s 860MW UK offshore wind project

Triton Knoll is expected to generate enough electricity to power around 800,000 homes

innogy now sole owner of £2bn UK offshore wind farm

German energy firm innogy has become the sole owner of an 860MW offshore wind project in the UK. It has bought Statkraft’s 50% stake in the Triton Knoll project, which is expected to generate enough electricity to power 800,000 homes. The £2 billion wind farm, which will be located 32 kilometres off the coast of […]

Triton Knoll picks MHI Vestas as preferred supplier

A proposed offshore wind farm in the UK has announced MHI Vestas as its preferred turbine supplier. Statkraft and innogy, which will develop the Triton Knoll facility on the east coast as a joint venture, plan to use 90 of MHI Vestas’ latest turbines to generate a total 860MW power at the installation. Each turbine […]

Wind farm awards £500k contract to archaeologists

A wind farm off the Lincolnshire coast has awarded a £500,000 contract to a local archaeological firm. The 900MW Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm, which is being developed as a joint venture between Innogy and Statkraft, will work with Lincoln-based Allen Archaeology to check there are no historical artifacts where the cables will be laid. The […]

Statkraft buys 50% stake in UK wind project

Norwegian company Statkraft has agreed to buy a 50% stake in a wind project off the coast of England. It will jointly develop the 900MW Triton Knoll offshore wind farm with RWE Innogy, with construction expected to start in 2017. Once built, it is expected to generate enough electricity to meet the needs of up […]

Wind full in the sails as two new farms approved today

Two new wind farms off the coast of Britain won the go-ahead from ministers today – and one of them will be the biggest offshore wind project in the world. Planning consent was granted for the giant £3.6 billion Triton Knoll wind farm and a grand total of 288 turbines off the Lincolnshire and Norfolk […]