Sunrise Offshore Wind Project is a 924MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Atlantic Ocean, New York, the US. 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 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Bay State Wind. The project is co-owned by Eversource Energy and Orsted US Offshore Wind, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.
The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 600,000 households. The turbines will be mounted on fixed monopile foundations and will be interconnected by 66kV inter-array cable.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to New York State Energy Research & Development Authority under a power purchase agreement. The power will be sold at the rate of $0.11kWh for a period of 25 years. The capacity to be procured is 880MW.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 84 units of SG 11.0-200 DD turbines, each with 11MW nameplate capacity.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project.
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