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Gunfleet Sands Offshore Wind Power IPP

Gunfleet Sands Offshore Wind IPP Project
United Kingdom

JERA acquired an equity interest in the Gunfleet Sands Offshore Wind Farm project off the coast of Essex County, the southeastern part of the United Kingdom. It consists of 48 fixed-bottom offshore wind power generators and began operations in April 2010.

Through its participation in the Gunfleet Sands Project, JERA will gain knowledge and experience in operation of the offshore wind power generation and leverage this to move forward with projects in Japan and abroad.


Company Name Gunfleet Sands Holding Limited

Approx. 7km off the Clacton-On-Sea coast in Essex County, the U.K.

Generation Capacity 173MW
Generation Type Offshore Wind Power Generation
Number of Generators 48 Units
Start of Operation April 2010
Investors JERA,Ørsted A/S , Development Bank of Japan