Gemini (Offshore wind)


Project:
Gemini Offshore Wind Farm
Location:
North Sea, Netherlands
Energy source:
Wind
Type of facility:
Offshore Wind Farm
Stage:
Operations
Opened:
2017
Capacity:
600MW - 360 MW NPI Interest
%Owned/Operated:
60/N/A
Overview:
Northland is 60% owner of the 600 MW Gemini offshore wind project. Located 85 km off the Netherlands coast, Gemini will generate 600MW, meeting the annual energy needs of one and a half million people and reducing the annual CO2 emissions of the Netherlands by 1.25 million tons. Gemini is the largest offshore wind farm in the North Sea, and one of the largest in the world. Northland's project team reached financial close for Gemini in May 2014 and the project was completed in April 2017, ahead of schedule and under budget.

Features:
  • Favourable sea bed conditions and strong, reliable wind resource
  • Supports Netherlands EU mandate for renewable energy (20% by 2020)
  • 15-year power purchase agreements with Netherlands government
  • Northland Power is owner (60%), operator
Documents:
Gemini Offshore Wind Farm Achieves Full Project Completion
Visit the project site
Take a virtual tour of the Gemini project
Visit the Gemini photo gallery
Read the initial acquisition press release
Read the financial close press release
Van Oord orders DP2 cable-laying vessel for wind park construction

Northland Power
2017 AGM Presentation

Continuing our goal to be a leader in the development and operation of sustainable energy assets in Canada and worldwide