Guangdong Nanpeng Island CGN Offshore Wind Farm, China
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Guangdong Nanpeng Island CGN Offshore Wind Farm, China

By Carmen 12 Nov 2021

Guangdong Nanpeng Island CGN Offshore Wind Farm is a 401.5MW offshore wind power project. The project is located in South China Sea, Guangdong, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Offshore 401.5 401.5 Active Guangdong, China CGN New Energy Holdings

Description

The project is developed and owned by CGN New Energy Holdings.

The wind turbines in the Guangdong Nanpeng Island CGN Offshore Wind Farm Phase I are installed on fixed foundations. An array of monopile foundations feature in the phase.

The wind turbines in the Guangdong Nanpeng Island CGN Offshore Wind Farm Phase II are installed on fixed foundations.

The project generates 1,015,000MWh electricity thereby offsetting 828,800t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $1,220m.

The project has 105m high towers.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2019.

Contractors Involved

China Ming Yang Wind Power Group was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 73 units of MySE5.5-155 turbines, each with 5.5MW nameplate capacity.

About CGN New Energy Holdings

CGN New Energy Holdings Co Ltd (CGN New Energy), a subsidiary of CGN Energy International Holdings Co Ltd, is an independent power producer. It generates electricity and steam using conventional and non-conventional energy sources. The company acquires clean and renewable power generation projects besides developing greenfield and brownfield projects. CGN New Energy constructs and operates wind, solar, gas-fired, coal-fired, oil-fired, hydro, cogeneration, and fuel cell plants in China and South Korea. The company’s portfolio of assets also comprises steam project. Its major customers are electricity off-takers. The company sells power through Korea Power Exchange. CGN New Energy is headquartered in Hong Kong.

Methodology

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