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Offshore wind from Germany for the energy transition

08.08.2013
The Riffgat wind power plant is one of the first commercial offshore wind power plants in Germany’s North Sea, and is fast approaching completion.

As soon as the grid connection has been established, the 30 Siemens wind turbines, with a capacity of 108 megawatts (MW), will start generating electricity.



Riffgat will then be supplying climate-friendly power to some 120,000 homes.

So the wind farm is an important step toward achieving the German government’s expansion targets for 2020.

Dr. Norbert Aschenbrenner | Siemens PhotoNews
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