Oostpolder Windpark is a 97.65MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Groningen, Netherlands. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2020 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in November 2021. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Gijzenberg Windenergie, RWE and Waddenwind. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

The Oostpolder Windpark (Oostpolder Windpark IA), will have 155m high towers.

The Oostpolder Windpark (Oostpolder Windpark II), will have 155m high towers.

The Oostpolder Windpark (Oostpolder Windpark III), will have 155m high towers.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by November 2021.

Power purchase agreement

Essent and RWE Supply & Trading are expected to be the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors involved

Enercon will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 21 units of E-136 EP5 turbines, each with 4.65MW nameplate capacity.

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About RWE

RWE AG (RWE) is an energy utility company. The company has presence across the energy value chain, from lignite production and electricity generation to energy trading and operation of distribution networks, and supply of electricity, gas, and energy solutions. It produces electricity using conventional, nuclear, and renewable sources. RWE trades electricity, oil, natural gas, biomass, coal, and CO2 certificates; retails electricity and gas; and sources fuel needed to produce electricity and heat, and markets the electricity generated by its plants. It also plans, builds, and operates renewable energy facilities; and manages electricity and gas distribution networks. The company serves residential, commercial, industrial, and corporate customers in European Union member countries, Benelux, Eastern Europe, and other countries in the continent. RWE is headquartered in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

About Waddenwind

Waddenwind BV (Waddenwind) is a renewable energy company that distributes and installs solar-thermal, geothermal, photovoltaic and wind products. The company is headquartered in the Netherland.


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