Offshore wind farm Lillgrund in the Øresund between Malmö and Copenhagen

Offshore wind farm

A service staffer working on the gondola of a wind turbine at the Swedish offshore wind farm Lillgrund, type SWT-2.3-93 with a rating of 2.3 megawatts (MW). For the Lillgrund project Siemens installed 48 SWT-2.3-93 wind turbines each rated at 2.3 megawatts (MW). The wind farm with a total installed capacity of 110 MW is operated by the Swedish utility Vattenfall and officially came on line in June 2008. The Lillgrund offshore wind farm produces enough electrcity to supply 60,000 Swedish households.

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