Aurora Offshore Wind Farm, Sweden
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Aurora Offshore Wind Farm, Sweden

By Carmen 22 Nov 2021

Aurora Offshore Wind Farm is a 5,500MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Baltic Sea, Sweden. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2028 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2030.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Offshore 5,500 5,500 Announced Sweden OX2

Description

The project is being developed by OX2.

The project is expected to generate 24,000GWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 5,000,000 households. The project is expected to offset 14,000,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $17,891.5m. The turbines will be mounted on a fixed type foundation.

The wind power project consists of 220 turbines, each with 25MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2028. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2030.

About OX2

OX2 AB (OX2), formerly OX2 Wind AB, a subsidiary of Peas Industries AB, is a Swedish renewable energy company that develops renewable energy plant. The company develops, builds, finances and manages renewable energy plants.

Methodology

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