Centre Manche I is a 960MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in English Channel, Normandy, France. 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 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2028. Buy the profile here.


The project is expected to generate 4,500,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 800,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $4,421.817m. The project will be spread over an area of 500km².

The wind power project consists of 80 turbines, each with 12MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2028.

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