Clare Offshore Wind Farm is a 1,000MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Irish sea, Clare, Ireland. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2027.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Offshore||1,000||–||1,000||Announced||Clare, Ireland||DP Energy Ireland; Iberdrola|
The project is being developed by DP Energy Ireland and Iberdrola. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.
The project is expected to generate 8,760,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 938,571 households. The project is expected to offset 2,847,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $4,470.9m. The turbines will be mounted on a floating type foundation.
Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2027.
About DP Energy Ireland
DP Energy Ireland Ltd (DPE) is a renewable energy company that operates, manages, and develops tidal energy, solar energy, wind energy, and hybrid energy projects. The company utilizes wind energy, solar energy, and tidal energy technologies to generate and supply power and electricity. Its energy project is used for water irrigation, propulsion, and powering grain mills. DPE’s operates energy projects include Fair Head Tidal Energy Park, West Islay Tidal Energy Farm, Buttevant Wind Farm, Artfield Fell Wind Farm, Bessy Bell Wind Farm, Westray South Tidal Array, Black Banks Wind Farm, Bow Lake Wind Farm, Corrie Mountain Wind Farm, and others. The company has its operations across Ireland and Australia. DPE is headquartered in Buttevant, Ireland.
Iberdrola SA (Iberdrola) is an energy utility. It constructs, operates and manages power generation plants, transmission and distribution facilities and other assets. The company produces electricity using conventional and renewable energy sources. It also trades electricity and gas in wholesale markets; and retails electricity, gas, and other related products and services. Iberdrola retails energy to residential, commercial, industrial, institutional and other customers. In its transition to a sustainable energy model, the company makes considerable investments in smart grids, renewable energy, large-scale energy storage and digital transformation, Iberdrola operates in Europe, North America, South America and other regions. Iberdrola is headquartered in Bilbao, Vizcaya, Spain.
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