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
ADECCO HELSE AS Logo

ADECCO HELSE AS

Adecco er Norges største selskap innen bemanning og rekruttering til faste stillinger

Se profil | offshorex.no
SCANMATIC AS Logo

SCANMATIC AS

Scanmatic is a technology company utilising cutting edge multidisciplinary engineering competence within sensor technology and data acquisition to design and supply tailor made instrumentation, monitoring & control and communications applications specialised for Oil & Gas as well as marine environment.

Se profil | offshorex.no
VEX-GRUPPEN AS Logo

VEX-GRUPPEN AS

VEX-Gruppen Rekruttering og Bemanning er lokalisert på Straume på Sotra og i Stavanger. Vi bemanner og rekr. til alle type stillinger til næringslivet og jobber for gode relasjoner med fokus på effektivitet og fleksibilitet.Vi oppnår de beste resultater ved å sette mennesket i fokus,vi finner den rette for deg. Er du jobbsøker og ser en spennede stilling er det bare å sende inn din cv

Se profil | offshorex.no
Marwin Løfteteknikk AS Logo

Marwin Løfteteknikk AS

Marwin Løfteteknikk AS is exclusive dealer for Slingmax products in Scandinavia. A high end range of rigging solutions featuring their Twin-Path fibre sling; low weight, extreme braking load. Marwin Løfteteknikk AS are also authorized dealer for Dillon, the world leader in dynamometers since 1937.

Se profil | offshorex.no
STATOIL ASA Logo

STATOIL ASA

Statoil er et internasjonalt energiselskap med virksomhet i 34 land. Statoil anvender teknologi og nyskapende forretningsløsninger for å møte verdens energibehov på en ansvarlig måte.

Se profil | offshorex.no
Sandaband Well Plugging AS Logo

Sandaband Well Plugging AS

Sandaband is a unique non-consolidating, non-segregating, non-shrinking and non-fracturing well plugging material. The combination of individual high-strength quartz particles with bingham-plastic properties makes Sandaband an ideal well barrier, suitable for any downhole conditions. Main Applications: Permanent P&A, Temporary P&A, Lost Circulation Material, Sustained Casing Pressure

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