Nij Hiddum-Houw Repowering Wind Project is a 41.85MW onshore repowered wind power project. It is planned in Friesland, Netherlands. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Vattenfall. Gooyum-Houw and Vattenfall are currently owning the project.

The project is expected to generate 160,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $72.79m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Contractors involved

Enercon will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 9 units of E-136 EP5 turbines, each with 4.65MW nameplate capacity.

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About Vattenfall

Vattenfall NV (Vattenfall), a subsidiary of Vattenfall AB , is an energy utility that generates and supplies electricity, gas, cold and heat. The company generates electricity from gas, coal, hydro, solar, and wind sources. It provides inter-regional access to energy trading markets in Scandinavia and mainland Europe, including Central and Eastern Europe. Vattenfall offers carries out the energy production and provides process support products such as steam, compressed air, cooling systems, and water and gas; and maintains land, infrastructure, utilities and waste water treatment facilities in industrial parks. The company operates natural gas caverns in Epe, Germany. Vattenfall is headquartered in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, the Netherlands .


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