EnBW has reported that the Hohe See offshore windfarm in the North Sea has produced power for the first time and fed electricity into the German grid
The company plans to bring two of the 7-MW Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy wind turbines being installed on Hohe See into operation each day, weather permitting.
EnBW said 49 of the 87 wind turbines due to be installed at Hohe See and the neighbouring Albatros offshore windfarm have now been installed.
The turbines are being installed by the vessels Brave Tern and Blue Tern, using Port of Esbjerg in Denmark as the logistics hub for the operation.
All 87 turbines are due to have been installed and have entered into operation on the windfarms, which have a combined capacity of 609 MW, by the end of 2019.