Nova East Wind Project is a 300MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Atlantic Ocean, Nova Scotia, Canada. 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.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by DP Energy Ireland and SBM Offshore. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively. The turbines will be mounted on floating type foundations.

The wind power project consists of 20 turbines, each with 15MW nameplate capacity.

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 DP Energy Ireland

DP Energy Ireland Ltd (DPE) is a renewable energy company that operates, manages, and develops tidal energy, solar energy, wind energy, and hybrid energy projects. The company utilizes wind energy, solar energy, and tidal energy technologies to generate and supply power and electricity. Its energy project is used for water irrigation, propulsion, and powering grain mills. DPE's operating energy projects include Fair Head Tidal Energy Park, West Islay Tidal Energy Farm, Buttevant Wind Farm, Artfield Fell Wind Farm, Bessy Bell Wind Farm, Westray South Tidal Array, Black Banks Wind Farm, Bow Lake Wind Farm, Corrie Mountain Wind Farm, and others. The company has its operations across Ireland and Australia. DPE is headquartered in Buttevant, Ireland.

About SBM Offshore

SBM Offshore NV (SBM Offshore) is a provider of floating production solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry. The company designs, supplies, installs and operates floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels. SBM Offshore leases its FPSO vessels to its clients. It also takes up FPSO projects for its clients on a turnkey basis. The company's major product offerings include FPSOs, tension leg platforms (TLPs) and semi-submersibles, turret mooring systems, brownfield and offshore loading terminals, floating offshore wind (FOW) and floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facilities. SBM Offshore also provides after-sales services, and vital rapid response solutions. The company owns interests in construction yards in Angola and Brazil. SBM Offshore is headquartered in Schiphol, the Netherlands.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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