Thor Wind Farm I/S has won the tender for the 1 Giga-Watt Thor project, which is Denmark’s largest offshore wind farm to date.The issuing authority Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Utilities and the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) have announced. Thor Wind Farm is owned by RWE AG, RWE Renewables GmbH, and RWE Renewables Management UK Limited.
Six pre-qualified companies and consortia had bid for the offshore wind farm, which was tendered with a capacity from 800 MW to 1,000 MW and to be located in the North Sea west of Nissum Fjord, at a distance of min. 20 km from the shore
Thepreliminary bids were to besubmitted until mid-March. The call for final bids was then issued in August and remained open until November.