Blackwater Floating Project is a 1,500MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Irish Sea, Ireland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2027 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2030. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Offshore Wind. The project is co-owned by Cobra Instalaciones y Servicios and Flotation Energy, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 1,400,000 households, to offset 2,486,298t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $8,052.12m. The turbines will be mounted on floating type foundations.

The wind power project consists of 83 turbines.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2027. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2030.

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About Offshore Wind

Offshore Wind Ltd (Offshore Wind) generates electricity using various sources of energy including thermal, natural gas fired CCPPs and natural gas. The company is headquartered in the UK.


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