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SSE and APG commit to 2GW IJmuiden Ver Alpha project

RICHARD HEAP

July 9, 2024

SSE Renewables and joint venture partner APG have committed to continue development work on their 2GW Noordzeker offshore wind project in the Dutch North Sea.

The pair are leading members of the Noordzeker consortium, which last month won the rights to develop the project on the IJmuiden Ver Alpha site. The group had until the end of July to confirm it would proceed with the development.

Stephen Wheeler, managing director of SSE Renewables, said: “Our successful bid is testament to the work the consortium and its partners have undertaken to put forward a compelling set of proposals to sensitively develop our proposed offshore wind project in a manner which will positively contribute to the marine environment while delivering a cleaner and more secure energy system for the Netherlands.”

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