First delivery of clean electricity from North Sea to Dutch households

Oct 05, 2006

Amsterdam/The Hague - Households in the Netherlands have received their first kilowatt-hours of clean electricity from the North Sea. The electricity is being generated by the Egmond aan Zee Offshore Wind Farm, the first Dutch offshore wind farm. 

Egmond aan Zee Offshore Wind Farm: first wind turbines installed

Jun 13, 2006

Amsterdam/The Hague - The first four wind turbines of the Egmond aan Zee Offshore Wind Farm have been successfully installed. For each wind turbine the 55 metre tower has been installed on the yellow intermediate section resting on the 14 metre tall foundation.

Egmond aan Zee Offshore Wind Farm: start of construction

Apr 18, 2006

Amsterdam/The Hague - Last weekend the first foundation pile was driven for the Egmond aan Zee Offshore Wind Farm, marking the start of the offshore construction work for this wind energy project.