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The first floating wind farm in continental Europe is now fully operational

Press Release 27/07/2020 17:00
  • The last platform of WindFloat Atlantic has been connected to the grid, and the windfarm has been fully commissioned.
  • The three units are now supplying the Portuguese electrical grid with the energy generated by their 8.4 MW wind turbines, the largest turbines ever installed on a floating platform.
  • The commissioning of this floating wind farm is a landmark achievement for the sector as floating wind technology contributes to the diversification of energy sources, provides access to untapped marine areas and represent a major technological leap towards a carbon-free economy.
  • With a total installed capacity of 25 MW, WindFloat Atlantic is the world’s first semi-submersible floating wind farm.

27 July 2020 - 12:00 CEST | PDF | 556.43 KB