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Current Press Releases

Heligoland, 17 July 2015, RWE Innogy GmbH

Young falcon rescued from Nordsee Ost substation

A saker falcon called Rocket has just experienced some eventful days. After flying roughly 300 kilometres from the Berlebeck Eagle Station in the Teutoburg Forest, the exhausted bird landed on the substation of the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm. There the bird was found by RWE wind farm service engineers who took him to Heligoland on board of a crew vessel. The falcon was nursed back to health at the ornithological station on the North Sea island before falconer Benjamin Aschmann took him back home.more

Essen, 09 July 2015, RWE Innogy GmbH

RWE Innogy awards maintenance contract for substation of Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm

RWE Innogy has commissioned the Dutch company Fabricom Offshore Services BV to maintain the inter-array substation of the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm for the next five years. The contract covers the inspection as well as the structural and mechanical maintenance of the auxiliary systems and the maintenance of the steel structure. The maintenance services are to be provided from RWE’s own Operation and maintenance base on Heligoland starting in August 2015.more

North Wales, 18 June 2015, RWE Innogy

World’s 2nd largest offshore wind farm Gwynt y Môr officially inaugurated

Today the Gwynt y Môr wind farm, located eight miles offshore in Liverpool Bay, will be officially inaugurated by Carwyn Jones, First Minister of Wales. With an installed capacity of 576 megawatts, Gwynt y Môr is the world’s 2nd largest offshore wind farm. In total, 160 wind turbines will produce enough power to supply some 400,000 residential households with renewable electricity per year. more