ENERGY COMPANIES

AND INITIATIVES

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ENERGY RELATED COMPANIES AND INITIATIVES IN EEMSHAVEN

ENGIE

Gas-fuelled power station (Eemscentrale) with 2,400MW installed capacity; largest gas-fuelled power station on the European continent.

NorNed

Converter station; hydropower from Norway arrives in Eemshaven by means of a 580 km undersea high-voltage cable between Eemshaven and Feda (Norway) with a capacity of 740 MW.

Tata Communications

Booster station; transatlantic fibre-optic cable from the USA via Eemshaven to Zernike Science park (GN-IX, Groningen) and then onward to Amsterdam.

TenneT

Switching station national grid operator.

Enexis

Switching station regional grid operator.

Wind turbines

Eemshaven has 88 gigantic wind turbines, each with a capacity of 3 MW, and 2 wind turbines with a capacity of 6 MW each. This is the largest wind park on Dutch soil.

TCN Telehouse Eemsdelta

TCN Telehouse Eemsdelta is a data center in Eemshaven. It was completed at the end of 2007 and offers more than 10,500 m2 data floor with an average available capacity of 2.5 kW/m2. The energy consumption of the data center equals that of the nearest city Groningen.

RWE/Essent

Supercritical pulverised coal and biomass power station with a capacity of 1,600 MW. One of the cleanest power stations of its type in the world.

Nuon/Vattenfall

Multi-fuel power station with a production capacity of 1,300 MW; the development of the multi-fuel plant is split into two phases. Nuon Magnum phase I is the gasfuelled part (finished), whilst phase 2 comprises investments in coal and biomass gasification technology – this part is expected to be commissioned in 2020.

Converterstation Gemini

Wind energy from the North Sea. Typhoon Offshore, an independent energy innovator, is currently constructing the largest offshore wind park in the Netherlands with a landfall for its electricity in Eemshaven; it is known as the Gemini project (600 MW).

COBRAcable

Wind energy from Denmark – TenneT TSO B.V. and Energinet.dk are developing an undersea high-voltage cable and converters with a capacity of approximately 700 MW to link the grids of the Netherlands and Denmark.

TenneT

Switching station national grid operator.

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ROBERT VAN TUINEN
business manager energy- & dataport
E-mail: r.vantuinen@groningen-seaports.com
Phone: +31 (0)62 224 3300

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