Westereems Wind Park is a 171.3MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Groningen, Netherlands. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2009. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Essent and RWE. The project is currently owned by RWE with a stake of 100%.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in May 2009.

Contractors involved

Westereems Wind Park (Westereems Wind Park Phase I) is equipped with Enercon E-82 E3 / 3,000 kW turbines. The phase consists of 50 turbines with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Westereems Wind Park (Westereems Wind Park Phase II) is equipped with Senvion GEPVp-205-M (600 Volts) turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines with 6.15MW nameplate capacity.

Westereems Wind Park (Westereems Wind Park Phase III) is equipped with Lagerwey Wind L136 - 4.5 MW turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines with 4.5MW nameplate capacity.

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About Essent

Essent N.V. (Essent), a subsidiary of E.ON SE, is an energy utility company. It generates, transmits, trades and supplies electricity, gas and heat. The company offers products such as insulation, solar panels, central heating boilers, heat pumps, energy lable, central heating boiler maintenance and others. Essent generates electricity and heat through coal, biomass, wind, wood gas, natural gas and water as main fuel sources. The company serves residential, commercial and industrial customers in the Netherlands and Belgium. Essent is headquartered in Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabant, the Netherlands.

About RWE

RWE AG (RWE) is an energy utility company. The company has presence across the energy value chain, from lignite production and electricity generation to energy trading and operation of distribution networks, and supply of electricity, gas, and energy solutions. It produces electricity using conventional, nuclear, and renewable sources. RWE trades electricity, oil, natural gas, biomass, coal, and CO2 certificates; retails electricity and gas; and sources fuel needed to produce electricity and heat, and markets the electricity generated by its plants. It also plans, builds, and operates renewable energy facilities; and manages electricity and gas distribution networks. The company serves residential, commercial, industrial, and corporate customers in European Union member countries, Benelux, Eastern Europe, and other countries in the continent. RWE is headquartered in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.