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Ocean Winds and Precept Energy Announce Collaboration for France’s First Industrial-Scale Floating Offshore Wind Tender

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Ocean Winds (a three way partnership between ENGIE and EDP Renewables) and Precept Energy have entered right into a collaboration settlement to cooperate on the design of the floating platforms for France’s first commercial-scale floating wind tender.
In September this yr, the French Authorities chosen Ocean Winds to take part within the tender course of.
The businesses have efficiently delivered the 25 MW WindFloat Atlantic undertaking at present working in Portugal and are working collectively on the 30 MW Éoliennes Flottantes du Golfe du Lion (EFGL) undertaking within the French Mediterranean Sea deliberate for commissioning in 2023. 

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With a capability of as much as 270 MW, the South Brittany floating offshore wind undertaking might be positioned off the coast of southern Brittany. The French authorities has already pre-selected Ocean Winds to participate in a aggressive dialogue over the following months and expects to announce a winner subsequent yr.
Grzegorz Gorski, Chief Working Officer of Ocean Winds, mentioned:
“Our intention is to deploy the complete know-how of Ocean Winds to make sure that the South Brittany floating offshore wind undertaking is successful for France. Our 10+ years of expertise growing and working floating wind initiatives, together with WindFloat 1, which began manufacturing in 2011, and WindFloat Atlantic, the world’s first semi-submersible floating wind farm, makes us uniquely certified to ship this undertaking and generate a optimistic influence for the French trade, native communities, and different stakeholders.”

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Aaron Smith, Chief Industrial Officer of Precept Energy, mentioned:
“Precept Energy is the main provider of floating wind expertise on the planet, with generators totaling 75 MW working on our WindFloat® platforms. Our early involvement on this undertaking ensures that we are able to deliver our cumulative expertise to design WindFloat® items that tackle the distinctive circumstances of the South Brittany web site in a method that’s strong, aggressive, and in concord with the native surroundings.”
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