Galloper Offshore Wind Farm


Galloper is an offshore wind farm currently being developed for location 30km off the Suffolk Coast of England. It was granted a development consent order on 24th May 2013 by the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change. It is an extension of the existing and fully operational Greater Gabbard Wind Farm. Galloper will have an installed capacity of up to 504 megawatts and will export the electricity it generates to an onshore substation which will be built near Sizewell in Suffolk.

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Galloper key facts:

Location30km off the Suffolk Coast
CapacityInstalled capacity of up to 504MW
No of turbines55 to 85
Water depth25 - 39m LAT
Tidal range4.3m HAT
Wind speed9.4m/s
Export cables2 x 132KV


For further information go to the Galloper Wind Farm website.