UK Crown Estate announces an extra 2 GW offshore

The companies benefiting from the extensions are RWE, Dong, Vattenfall and Scottish and Southern Energy Renewables (SSE). According to the Crown Estate, three Round 1 and Round 2 offshore wind farm operators have been selected to extend five sites, creating an additional 1.7 GW. In addition, a further 340 MW has been offered to increase capacity within the current Round 1 and 2 site areas for two other projects.
In the United Kingdom, the Crown Estate is one of the largest property owners.

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