9 06, 2022

First monopile installed at Arcadis Ost 1

By |June 9th, 2022|GERMANY|

Parkwind and DEME Offshore announce the successful installation of the first Arcadis Ost 1 monopile foundation. This foundation will carry the windfarm’s substation. The 2,100tons, 9.5m diameter, 110m long monopile is one of the biggest ever installed and marks the first of 28 foundations to be installed over the coming weeks. […]

15 04, 2022

Nature surveys for Korsnäs offshore wind farm will start in spring

By |April 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Metsähallitus is a state-owned company that manages one-third of Finland’s land and water areas. The Finnish entity has announced that the onshore and offshore nature surveys needed for the environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the Korsnäs offshore wind farm will start in the spring. Wind measurements will also continue on [...]

15 03, 2022

Pertti Tapio: Metsähallitus’ goal is to complete the selection of an offshore wind partner in 2022

By |March 15th, 2022|OPINIONS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, PROJECTS, TOP NEWS|

Finnish state-owned company Metsähallitus is currently working on the Korsnäs offshore wind farm project, which will be built in 2028 at the earliest. We asked Metsähallitus wind energy project leader Pertti Tapio about the progress.  In the first phase of the Korsnäs offshore wind farm project, 70-100 turbines with a nominal capacity of 12-20 [...]

27 12, 2021

Finnish Metsähallitus launches partner selection for its 1.3 GW Korsnäs offshore wind power project

By |December 27th, 2021|FINLAND|

Finnish state-owned enterprise Metsähallitus is releasing preliminary market information and launching its partner selection process for the planned 1.3 Gigawatt (GW) Korsnäs offshore wind power project. Metsähallitus is looking for a responsible and experienced partner to accelerate the development, construction and operation of the wind farm. Metsähallitus will invite both [...]

15 12, 2021

Korsnäs offshore wind farm project underway

By |December 15th, 2021|OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS, OFFSHORE NEWS|

Finland currently has an offshore wind farm project in Korsnäs, on the southwest coast of Finland, 15 km from the coast. In early 2022, work will begin on the environmental impact assessment and zoning of the installation. […]

14 12, 2021

Finland to lease offshore wind areas to developers in auction

By |December 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|

The Finnish Ministerial Committee for the Economic Policy approved a proposal for an auction model to be used to lease public water areas managed by Metsähallitus. The aim is to accelerate the development of offshore wind projects under market conditions. The first auctions will take place in late 2023 or [...]

11 10, 2021

Public consultation on Korsnäs offshore wind farm project begins in December

By |October 11th, 2021|FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, FINLAND, OFFSHORE NEWS, TOP NEWS|

Finnish company Metsähallitus has announced that the developer of the Korsnäs wind farm will hold its first meetings with local residents in early December 2021. This will be the second offshore wind farm operating in Finland. The local dialogue with residents is about the offshore wind farm that will be installed near the municipality [...]

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