The remaining project, Dogger Bank Teesside B will be owned 100 % by innogy. Completion of both stages is expected to be complete by 2024. Offshore wind consortium Forewind was awarded consents for 4.8 gigawatt (GW) of offshore wind development at Dogger Bank in the North Sea in 2015. Sofia, owned by will use 100 Siemens Gamesa 14MW turbines. The projects are located in the North Sea off the east coast of England. Image source: Italian energy company Eni has entered into agreements to purchase 10% stake each from Equinor and SSE Renewables of the Dogger Bank A and Dogger Bank B wind farms. SSE’s approach to selling down stakes to retain typically 30-40% equity in a project and working with equity partners during construction and/or operation brings a number of benefits. Dogger Bank, extensive isolated shoal in the North Sea, lying about 60 miles (100 km) off the northeastern coast of England. Doggerland (also called Dogger Littoral) was an area of land, now submerged beneath the southern North Sea, that connected Great Britain to continental Europe.It was flooded by rising sea levels around 6500–6200 BC. SSE Renewables is currently also leading the construction of the Seagreen offshore wind farm (1,075MW, SSE share 49%), which will be Scotland’s largest on completion, and the wholly-owned Viking wind farm (443MW), the UK’s most productive onshore wind farm. Sign in to continue . Doggerbank Seefischerei GmbH has 20 employees at this location and generates $47.39 million in sales (USD). Dogger Bank, a wind farm site in the UK North Sea consisting of three phases A, B, and C, will cumulatively be the world's largest offshore wind farm, once in operation a couple of years from now. The remaining project, Dogger Bank Teesside B will be owned 100 percent by innogy. Posted by Michelle Howard Linkedin . However it will oversee the decommissioning of the two met masts and removal of the suction … Dogger Bank Wind Farm is owned by Equinor (50%) and SSE Renewables (50%) and is located 130 km off the coast of Yorkshire in the UK. On 26 November 2020, SSE and Equinor announced they had reached financial close on the first two phases of Dogger Bank Wind Farm, a ground-breaking project off the north east coast of England. The construction has progressed on the Dogger Bank windfarm, the biggest windfarm ever built and an engineering marvel that presents a significant change in the field of renewable energy. SSE intends to use the proceeds to enable delivery of its low carbon growth plans. Offshore construction is set to begin in 2023 with completion of the overall project in 2026. It rises 70 feet (20 metres) higher than the surrounding seafloor, is 160 miles (260 km) long and 60 miles wide at the 120-foot (35-metre) level, and reaches its shallowest point (50 feet [15 metres] below the sea surface) at its western end. All rights reserved. Once all three phases are complete in March 2026, it will be the largest offshore wind farm in the world. Once the transaction is complete, the new overall shareholding in the two projects will be – SSE (40%), Equinor (40%) and Eni (20%). Author: Archangel12. SSE and Statoil together will each own 50 percent of the three projects: Dogger Bank Creyke Beck A, Dogger Bank Creyke Beck B and Dogger Bank Teesside A. Fittingly, being the world's largest, the wind farm will feature the world's largest wind turbines, GE's 13MW Haliade-X for the A&B phases, and 14MW for the C phase. 4 December 2020: SSE has entered into an agreement to sell a 10% stake in the first two phases of Dogger Bank Wind Farm to Eni for an equity consideration of £202.5m, subject to adjustments for interest on closing. January 04, 2021 08:56 AM GMT Team Kalkine; Facebook. Oil giant Eni to buy stake in 2.4GW Dogger Bank offshore project. Gregor Alexander, SSE's Finance Director, said: “The sale of a stake in Dogger Bank Wind Farm to Eni is another successful example of SSE's approach to partnering to create and secure value for shareholders. There are no permanent restrictions on fishing activity in the Dogger Bank protected area, making it protected in name only. Italy's Eni will buy a 20% stake in the Dogger Bank Wind Farm development from Norway's Equinor and Britain's SSE for a combined 405 million pounds ($545.21 million), the companies said on Friday. Current vacancies are advertised on the Equinor Jobs website. There are 79 companies in the Doggerbank Seefischerei GmbH corporate family. 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Dogger Bank consists of four projects that are developed by the Forewind consortium and were granted planning permission in 2015. August 10, 2017, SSE and Statoil will take three of the 1.2 GW Dogger Bank projects while innogy will have one 1.2GW project. EQUINOR … The project off the northeast coast of England is expected to become the world's largest offshore wind farm, helping the companies to achieve their climate targets. Dogger Bank Wind Farm is the largest of SSE renewables' projects currently in construction. Eni has also entered into an agreement to purchase a 10% … Attribution 2.0 Generic. 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Former partners Statoil and SSE both took half of the shares increasing their own assets to 37.5% each. SSE and Statoil together will each own 50% of the three projects: Dogger Bank Creyke Beck A, Dogger Bank Creyke Beck B and Dogger Bank Teesside A. Dogger Bank C Offshore Wind Farm (formerly known as Dogger Bank Teesside A) and Sofia Offshore Wind Farm (wholly owned by RWE formerly Innogy) have jointly applied to Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council (RBC) for consent for five areas of alternative or additional infrastructure to the consented 9km of buried onshore grid connection spanning from the landfall for Dogger Bank Wind Farm C and Sofia … Since 2017 SSE and Equinor own Dogger Bank Teesside A (renamed to Dogger Bank C ), while Dogger Bank Teesside B was taken by Innogy and renamed Sofia Offshore Wind Farm. Geological surveys have suggested that it stretched from where Great Britain's east coast now is to the present-day Netherlands, western coast of Germany, and peninsula of Jutland. These species are a vital food source for porpoises and seabirds like puffins. The Dogger Bank’s seabed is one of the North Sea’s most important habitats. Dogger Bank’s three projects, Dogger Bank A, Dogger Bank B and Dogger Bank C, secured 3.6GW of offshore wind contracts in the UK Government’s 2019 contracts for difference auctions. Once the transaction is complete, the new overall shareholding in Dogger Bank A (1,200MW) and Dogger Bank B (1,200MW) will be – SSE (40%), Equinor (40%) and Eni (20%). SSE Renewables will continue to lead on the development and construction of Dogger Bank Wind Farm, and Equinor will operate the asset on completion. Password. The Dogger Bank offshore wind project consists of four smaller wind farms adding up to a 4.8 GW mega offshore wind farm. Together these flagship renewable energy projects are driving SSE Renewables’ significant growth to 2025 and demonstrate the quality and value of its development portfolio. Dogger Bank's giant turbines set to change UK renewable energy field. Sign in . Dogger Bank Wind Farm is the largest of SSE Renewables’ projects currently in construction. Eni has also entered into an agreement to purchase a 10% stake in Dogger Bank A and B from project partner Equinor. Email address. The other 25% belong to Innogy. by Craig Richard. In total it will generate around 18,000GWh, enough renewable electricity to supply 5% of the UK’s demand, equivalent to powering six million UK homes. The consents comprised four individual 1.2GW projects. Eni buys 20% of Dogger Bank wind power project from SSE, Equinor Back to video Following the deal, SSE and Equinor will each hold 40% while Eni will own the remaining 20%. Once the deal completes, expected to be early 2021, the overall shareholding in Dogger Bank A and Dogger Bank B - the first two phases of the project - will be SSE 40%, Equinor 40%, and Eni 20%. The Forewind consortium will no longer be involved with the Dogger Bank projects. Equinor. With completion of the deal, Equinor and SSE will each own a 40% stake in Dogger Bank A & B, while Eni will hold a 20% stake in the wind farm. Dogger Bank A and B will comprise 190 wind turbines, and construction costs are estimated at around £6bn. Equinor (50% share owner of Dogger Bank Wind Farm) will undertake recruitment in their capacity as long term operator of the wind farm. This transaction will enable us to fund further low carbon growth opportunities, helping to deliver governments’ net zero ambitions and our own target to treble our renewable output by 2030.”, Claudio Descalzi, Chief Executive Officer of Eni, said: “For Eni, entering the offshore wind market in Northern Europe is a great opportunity to gain further skills in the sector thanks to the collaboration with two of the industry’s leading companies, and to make a substantial contribution to the 2025 target of 5GW of installed capacity from renewables, an intermediate step towards the more ambitious target of zero net direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions in Europe by 2050.”. Gregor Alexander, SSE's Finance Director, said: “The sale of a stake in Dogger Bank Wind Farm to Eni is another successful example of SSE's approach to partnering to create and secure value for shareholders. Germany’s Innogy SE (ETR:IGY) continues to own the remaining 25% in the scheme. Dogger Bank Wind Farms Project Director, Bjørn Ivar Bergemo, said: “Our success in the CfD auction was due in large part to the relationships we have built with our supply chain, which enabled the lowest ever strike prices. Dogger Bank milestone places wind in sails of climate goals November 26, 2020, 5:19 a.m. A major landmark in construction of the world's biggest offshore wind farm was achieved today when the power generator SSE and Equinor, its Norwegian partner, reached 'financial close' on the first two phases of the project on Dogger Bank in the North Sea. World Energy News is the global authority on the international energy industry, delivered to your Email two times per week. Italy's Eni will buy a 20% stake in the Dogger Bank Wind Farm development from Norway's Equinor and Britain's SSE for a combined £405m, the companies said today. All four projects are located off the east coast of England. With a total capacity of 3.6 GW, Dogger Bank i s set to become the world’s largest offshore windfarm and will provide 4.5 million British households with renewable electricity. Dogger Bank, located 60 miles off the north-east coast of England, will have a power-generation capacity of 3.6GW once fully complete, of which the first two phases will account for 2.4GW. Twitter. Partners can be introduced at a variety of stages of the project lifecycle, depending on their risk appetites. Eni has entered the UK offshore wind market for electricity production through the acquisition of a 20% stake from Equinor and SSE Renewables of the Dogger Bank A and B project. The transaction is expected to complete in early 2021, subject to regulatory and lender approvals. Divesting this stake in Dogger Bank Wind Farm is in line with SSE’s stated intention to partner to capitalise on its significant growth opportunities related to net zero. It ensures SSE focuses its investment where it can secure developer premiums and realise value at the earliest opportunity. It is home to sandeels, crabs, flatfish and more. Copyright SSE © 2021. The Dogger Bank is another of Sam Larner's fishing songs, but this one probably began life in America, to come over with the “Coon Shows”, go into the music-halls and eventually find its way to the fishermen who adapted it (drastically) to their own needs. Doggerbank Seefischerei GmbH is located in Bremerhaven, Bremen, Germany and is part of the Commercial Fishing Industry. Today’s news follows last year’s announcement naming GE as the preferred turbine supplier for Dogger Bank Wind Farm A and B. The new ownership agreements mean the projects will now be progressed towards Financial Investment Decisions by their respective owners. Offshore project all three phases are complete in March 2026, it will be the offshore! 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