- Published: 02 October 2020 02 October 2020
The Danish Energy Agency has granted Energinet permission to carry out preliminary studies at sea for the Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm. The permit is valid from 1 October 2020 to 1 April 2022.
The permit applies to surveys for the following areas at sea:
- location of the offshore wind farm itself
- the two possible corridors for the cables to connect the wind farm to the grid onshore
- Plus the surrounding area ofthe two aforementioned areas. The larger area is subject to marine biological studies.
Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm will have a capacity of between 800-1,200 MW and must be completed by 2027 at the latest. It is expected that bidders are able to submit their bids in 2022.