Construction of French offshore wind farm Saint Brieuc progresses

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The installation of the 62 jacket foundations for the wind farm 𝗦𝗮𝗶𝗻𝘁-𝗕𝗿𝗶𝗲𝘂𝗰 𝗼𝗳𝗳𝘀𝗵𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝘄𝗶𝗻𝗱 𝗳𝗮𝗿𝗺 in France is progressing well.

To date, almost half of the wind farm’s foundation sites have been drilled and equipped with piles, and this work is expected to continue until 2023.

Once operational, the wind farm will have a total installed capacity of 496 MW, capable of generating enough 𝗰𝗹𝗲𝗮𝗻 𝗲𝗻𝗲𝗿𝗴𝘆 for 835,000 people.

The Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm is located 16 kilometres off the northwest coast of France in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc in the English Channel.

The project, developed by Iberdrola’s subsidiary Ailes Marines, is the first large-scale offshore wind farm in Brittany to obtain all the necessary governmental permits for construction and operation.