Korsnas Offshore Wind Farm is a 1,300MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Gulf of Bothnia, Ostrobothnia, Finland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2030. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Metsahallitus and Vattenfall. The project is currently owned by Metsahallitus with a stake of 100%.
The project is expected to generate 5,000,000MWh of electricity. The project will be spread over an area of 180km².
The wind power project consists of 70 turbines.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2030.
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Metsahallitus is a diversified company. The services of the company include promoting biodiversity, forest ecosystem securing services, outsourcing Finnish forestry, water protection, managing cultural heritage sites, recreation service, forest management, research and development, natural resource planning, management and land use planning, and training. Its activities include plot and forest real estate business, sale of buildings and active project development in the wind power business. Metsahallitus also facilitates fish farming development in public water areas. It enables infrastructure construction around Finland by exploring soil and rock reserves on state land, issuing permits and leasing extraction sites to companies. The company has operations throughout Finland. Metsahallitus is headquartered in Vantaa, Helsinki, Finland.
Vattenfall AB (Vattenfall) is a state-owned energy company that generates, distributes and sells electricity and heat. The company also conducts gas and energy trading sales. Vattenfall generates power through various sources of energy including wind, nuclear, hydro, natural gas, solar, coal, biomass and waste and produces and distributes district heating and supplies to households and industries in metropolitan areas. In addition, the company provides energy services such as battery storage, network services, charging solutions for electric vehicles, heat pumps, solar panels and smart meters. It serves households, businesses, electricity and gas customers. The company has its presence in Denmark, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK among others. Vattenfall is headquartered in Solna, Stockholm, Sweden.