Belwind (Bligh Bank) II is a 165MW offshore wind power project. The project is located in North Sea, West Flanders, Belgium. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2017.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Offshore||165||165||–||Active||West Flanders, Belgium||Nobelwind|
The project was developed by Nobelwind. Parkwind, Sumitomo and Meewind are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 41.08%, 39.02% and 19.9% respectively.
The project generates 651,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 188,000 households, offsetting 197,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $703.26m.
The Tubular Steel towers installed at the project site are 79m high.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in May 2017.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Luminus under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2017.
Vestas Offshore Wind was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 50 units of V112-3.3 MW turbines, each with 3.3MW nameplate capacity.
Vestas Offshore Wind is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2017, for a period of 15 years.
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