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London Array Offshore Wind Farm, Thames Estuary

Location

Around 15km from the Kent and Essex coasts in the outer Thames Estuary, UK

Installed Capacity

1,000MW

Construction Started

July 2009

Application for Planning Consents and Licences

From June 2005

Completed

December 2012 (phase one)

Estimated Investment

£3bn

Wind Turbines

Up to 341 turbines, ranging between 3MW and 7MW and with hub heights between 85m and 100m above sea level

Output

630MW

Operation

Minimum wind speed 3m/s, full power being from 13m/s, shut down above 25m/s

Owner

London Array Limited
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