Ormonde is situated in the Irish Sea and came online in 2012. . It is run by Vattenfall.
It has been built in around 30 metres of water. Most of the UK projects are built in shallow waters with the turbines using monopile foundations.
It has a nameplate capacity of 150MW and was developed by Vattenfall.
Just the German offshore sector comes close to the UK offshore in terms of capacity. Unfortunately, the most of the UK projects are built by foreign companies.
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Ormonde Fact File
- Capacity: 150MW
- Online: 2012
- Operator: Vattenfall
- Max depth: 30
- Sea: Irish Sea
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