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20/02/2017

​​​​​​​First Turbine Installed at Wikinger

The first of 70 turbines has been successfully installed at Wikinger offshore windfarm, Iberdrola’s 350MW project in the German Baltic Sea.

18/01/2017

ScottishPower Renewables agrees contract with Nexans and Dee...

ScottishPower Renewables has agreed a contract with Nexans and Darlington-based DeepOcean to fabricate and install the export cables for the East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm. The contract will safeguard 150 jobs in Darlington and the surrounding area, as well as enabling DeepOcean to offer significant opportunities to the UK supply chain.

17/01/2017

ScottishPower Renewables agrees contract with Van Oord to in...

ScottishPower Renewables has contracted marine engineering specialist Van Oord to transport and install the foundation jackets on the East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm. Van Oord, as contractor, will use Seajack’s state-of-the-art Scylla as the main installation vessel for the works, the world’s largest and most advanced working in offshore wind. The contract will support 140 current positions with Seajacks, and allows the company to create up to 75 new jobs.

02/12/2016

Pre-construction works commencing for East Anglia ONE

After years of planning, surveying and liaising with stakeholders, January 2017 will see ScottishPower Renewables commence pre-construction works for East Anglia ONE, which is the first major step in constructing the offshore windfarm. 

29/11/2016

Dersalloch Windfarm Powers On in South Ayrshire

A new windfarm that is capable of supplying electricity to over 40,000 homes has officially opened in South Ayrshire. Dersalloch Windfarm, located on Dersalloch Hill between Straiton and Dalmellington, features 23 turbines with an installed capacity of 69 megawatts. Local community groups will also boosted by a community benefits package worth more than a total of £8.5million over the next 25 years.

23/11/2016

First Turbine Components for Wikinger offshore wind farm arr...

First Turbine Components for “Wikinger” offshore wind farm arrive in Sassnitz-Mukran

12/10/2016

Whitelee: The World’s Most Instagrammed Windfarm?

Whitelee Windfarm has laid claim to being the most Instagrammed windfarm in the world, with over 3,000 images posted on the social media site by visitors from all across the world.

19/09/2016

Golden Eagles thriving in Argyll & Bute Windfarms

ScottishPower Renewables has announced its findings from a two-decade long research project into how breeding golden eagles have responded to habitat management at Beinn an Tuirc windfarm in Argyll and Bute

07/09/2016

Iberdrola Awards Navantia €120 Million Contract for East Ang...

Iberdrola Awards Navantia €120 Million Contract for East Anglia ONE Offshore Wind Farm

29/08/2016

'Andalucia' in the Baltic Sea

Sassnitz – The substation for the Wikinger Offshore Windfarm has been installed at its permanent base in the Baltic Sea. Engineers contracted by Iberdrola have now completed erecting the three-part construction near the Adlergrund, northeast of Rügen. The

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