Offshore wind capacity accounted for 0.7% of total power plant installations globally in 2021, according to GlobalData, with total recorded offshore wind capacity of 54GW. This is expected to contribute 2.1% by the end of 2030 with capacity of installations aggregating up to 263GW. Of the total global offshore wind capacity, 14.40% is in Germany. Listed below are the five largest active offshore wind power plants by capacity in Germany, according to GlobalData’s power plants database. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of the global offshore wind power segment. Buy the latest offshore wind power plant profiles here.
1. EnBW Hohe See
The EnBW Hohe See is a 497MW offshore wind power project located in North Sea, Germany. Post completion of construction, the project was commissioned in 2019. The project was developed by Enbridge; EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board; Enbridge; EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg own the project. Buy the profile here.
2. Borkum-Riffgrund II
The 464.80MW Borkum-Riffgrund II offshore wind power project is located in North Sea, Germany. Orsted; PNE has developed the project. It was commissioned in 2018. The project is owned by Gulf International Holding; Orsted. Buy the profile here.
3. Borkum West II
The Borkum West II is a 402.56MW offshore wind project. BKW Energie; EWE; Ewz Offshore Borkum; Stadtwerke Bochum; Trianel; Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum owns the project. It was commissioned in 2015. The project was developed by Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum; Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum II. It is located in North Sea, Germany. Buy the profile here.
4. Veja Mate
The Veja Mate offshore wind project with a capacity of 402MW came online in 2017. The project was developed by Veja Mate Offshore Project. Commerz Real; INGKA; KGAL have the equity stakes in the project. It is located in North Sea, Germany. Buy the profile here.
5. BARD Offshore I
The BARD Offshore I has been operating since 2010. The 400MW offshore wind project is located in North Sea, Germany. The project has been developed by BARD Emden Energy. Ocean Breeze have the equity stakes in this project. Buy the profile here.
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