Offshore logo
Race Bank gets a green light
Posted 26.07.2012 14:17:21 av John Bradbury
Vis RSS feed
Send nyhet til en venn
Centrica's planned investment in the UK North Sea Race Bank offshore wind farm looks set to go ahead now that the project has been consented.

In its second quarter result statement, Centrica said today that the Race Bank project has been consented for up to 580 Megawatts of generating capacity.

“We will now progress towards a final investment decision in the first quarter of 2013,” Centrica indicated today.

Depending on the size of the turbines selected for Race Bank, the number of individual turbines could be between 88 and 206, which would be installed in shallow water between 4 and 22 metres (13 – 72 feet).

Race Bank involves developing a site 27 kilometres (16.8 miles) offshore from Blakeney Point on the north Norfolk coast in the Greater Wash area of the Southern North Sea.

But another Centrica offshore wind project, the 540 MW Docking Shoal development, has been refused development consent by DECC, over fears of its potential impact on sea birds. The refusal comes three and a half years after the application was originally submitted for approval.


Advertisement
Latest news

Asset integrity expertise bought

British-based engineering expertise has been bought up by Norway's Aker Solutions to boost its integrity analysis for oil and gas assets.

[Les mer ] Company news

Sound signals big Italian gas

London-listed Sound Oil has logged a big new gas find in Italy.

[Les mer ] Exploration

Aker anchors new accommodation unit

A new offshore accommodation unit under construction in China is to be fitted with a mooring system supplied from Norway.

[Les mer ] Contracts

Big gas at Bianchi 1

Austria's OMV has reported a major new gas find while drilling offshore Australia following on from its earlier Zola discovery.

[Les mer ] Exploration

New drilling near Johan Castberg

Swedish explorer Lundin Petroleum has kicked off a new exploration well in the Norwegian sector of the Barents Sea.

[Les mer ] Exploration

Irish data acquisition underway

Seismic data acquisition has kicked off on a newly allocated Irish Frontier Exploration Licence.

[Les mer ] Exploration

Profilerte stillingerAlle stillinger »
Profilerte selskapFra OffshoreX.no
Sønnico Elektro AS Logo

Sønnico Elektro AS

En solid og erfaren elektroinstallatør innen offshore, marine og industri. Utfører service, og små/mellomstore vedlikehold og modifikasjonsprosjekter. Har sammarbeidspartnere innen sorte disipliner og engineering/automasjon.

Se profil | offshorex.no
NORWEGIAN PETROLEUM CONSULTANTS AS Logo

NORWEGIAN PETROLEUM CONSULTANTS AS

Norwegian Petroleum Consultants (NPC) are now one of the biggest and leading companies in the industry. We provide a high level of multi-discipline engineering and project administration expertise to the most attractive companies in the oil and gas industry. Our head office is in Sandnes, but we also have a subsidiary in Bergen and Singapore.

Se profil | offshorex.no
Victor A/S Logo

Victor A/S

Victor A/S leverer services og løsninger til markederne energi, offshore og marine. Vi producerer og leverer EPCM løsninger i komplekse rørsystemer i alle metaller, plastik og fiberglas, tryksatte/ikke-tryksatte tanke, konstruktion af procesmoduler og konstruktion af køleløsninger til ethvert formål.

Se profil | offshorex.no
BD Oil & Gas Logo

BD Oil & Gas

BD Oil & Gas, a division of Brødrene Dahl, is a Norwegian stockist specializing in the supply of Piping and Valve products to the Oil & Gas industry.BD Oil & Gas provides products via our global network of manufacturers and supplier.We offer quality products, technical solutions, efficient customer services and a state of the art logistics and distribution system through our 54 locations in Norway

Se profil | offshorex.no
StS gruppen Logo

StS gruppen

StS gruppen er totalentreprenør innen overflatebehandling, passiv brannbeskyttelse, isolering, stillas, rigging, tilkomsteknikk, overtrykkshabitat, samt relatert engineering, inspeksjon, kurs og opplæring.

Se profil | offshorex.no
RENTAL TECHNOLOGY & SERVICES AS Logo

RENTAL TECHNOLOGY & SERVICES AS

RTS er leverandør av teknologi og utstyr som brukes i forbindelse med feltutbyggninger, kartlegging og inspeksjon. RTS utvikler produkter som brukes av de fleste aktører som driver med med konstruksjon og Subsea både i Norge og internasjonalt.

Se profil | offshorex.no
Tips oss
Kontakt oss
Offshore.no AS
Annonsere
Ansvarlige
Sjefsredaktør: Erlend Keilen
OPPHAVSRETT
Alt innhold er opphavsrettslig beskyttet.
Copyright Offshore.no AS