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November 24, 2021

Rodsand 1, Denmark

By Carmen

Rodsand 1 is a 165.6MW offshore wind power project. The project is located in Baltic Sea, Denmark. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2003.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Offshore 165.6 165.6 Active Denmark Orsted

Description

The project was developed by Orsted. PensionDanmark, Orsted and SurgiQuest are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 42.75% and 7.25% respectively.

The wind turbines in the project are installed on fixed foundations. An array of gravity foundations feature in the project.

The project generates 595,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 145,000 households, offsetting 500,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development Status

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The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2003.

Contractors Involved

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 72 units of SWT-2.3-82 turbines, each with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

About Orsted

Orsted AS (Orsted) is a renewable energy company. It develops, constructs, and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, bioenergy plants, solar farms, and energy storage facilities, and provides waste-to-energy solutions and smart energy products. The company produces heat and electricity using coal, natural gas, oil, biomass, wind and solar sources; and sells power and gas in wholesale and retail markets, and optimizes and hedges its energy portfolio. Orsted also owns and operates gas and power contracts, and originates and trades these for optimizing its portfolio; and operates Renescience plants, biogas upgrade facilities and biogas plants. It has operations in the UK, Denmark, Germany, the US, the Netherlands and other. Orsted is headquartered in Fredericia, Denmark.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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