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Vattenfall

Vattenfall

Vattenfall is one of the world's leading wind power developer and operators in Europe and the company engages in the generation, distribution, and sale of electricity and heat in Sweden and internationally.  Vattenfall operates close to 900 wind power turbines around Europe and provides power to approximately 13 million retail customers in Belgium, Denmark, France, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, and Sweden. State-owned, Vattenfall also invests heavily in research and development to improve the operational efficiency of its traditional power plants and to develop green energy power sources.

Kentish Flats

Renewable Energy Asset Name:Kentish Flats
Location:North Sea
Landing Point of Export Cable:Herne Bay
Distance From Shore (Miles):9.8 km
Construction Start Date:2005
Commissioned Date:Generating since July 2005
Number of Turbines/Devices:30/ Vestas V90
Size of Area Taken Up (KM2):10 km2
Total Capacity:90 MW
Granted Safety Zones Surrounding Structures?Yes
Size of Granted Safety Zones(Metres):500 m around each structure from its outer edge
Emergency ContactDarryl Hall Marine Coordinator for Kentish Flats +44(0)1843 572 136

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Ormonde

Renewable Energy Asset Name:Ormonde
Location:Located in the Irish Sea, 10 km off Barrow-In-Furness
Landing Point of Export Cable:North of Heysham Port in Half Moon Bay
Distance From Shore (Miles):9.5 km
Construction Start Date:May 2010
Commissioned Date:22nd February 2012
Number of Turbines/Devices:30 REpower 5M wind turbines
Size of Area Taken Up (KM2):The turbines cover an area of 8.7km2
Total Capacity:150 MW
Granted Safety Zones Surrounding Structures?Yes
Size of Granted Safety Zones(Metres):500 metre Advisory Safety Zone is implemented around all Installation vessels while in the Wind Farm Construction Area with a 50 metre Advisory Safety Zone around each Turbine and Sub Station Structure after installation
Emergency ContactTerry Ruddy - Technician for Ormonde +44(0)1229 311 118

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Thanet

Renewable Energy Asset Name:Thanet Windfarm
Location:Approximately 12 km off Foreness Point, the most eastern part of Kent
Landing Point of Export Cable:Pegwell Bay
Distance From Shore (Miles):12 km
Construction Start Date:March 2009
Commissioned Date:23 September 2010
Number of Turbines/Devices:100 turbines/ Vestas V90
Size of Area Taken Up (KM2):35km2
Total Capacity:300MW
Granted Safety Zones Surrounding Structures?Yes
Size of Granted Safety Zones(Metres):500 m Advisory Safety Zone is implemented around all Installation vessels while in the Wind Farm Construction Area with a 50 metre Advisory Safety Zone around each Turbine and Sub Station Structure after installation
Emergency ContactDarryl Hall - Marine Coordinator for Kentish Flats +44(0)1843 572 136

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