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Equinor picks assembly site for floating wind turbines


Tuesday, 5 Feb 2019 

Feb 5 (Reuters) - Equinor ASA ::EQUINOR: CONTRACT AWARD ASSEMBLY SITE FOR HYWIND TAMPEN - EQUINOR.COM.WITH A COMBINED CAPACITY OF 88 MW, 8 MW TURBINES WILL MEET AROUND 35% OF ANNUAL POWER DEMAND OF FIVE PLATFORMS.GULEN INDUSTRIAL HARBOUR IN SOGN OG FJORDANE COUNTY HAS BEEN AWARDED CONTRACT FOR ASSEMBLY SITE FOR FLOATING HYWIND TAMPEN WIND TURBINES.NO WORK WILL COMMENCE PRIOR TO AN INVESTMENT DECISION FOR HYWIND TAMPEN.HYWIND TAMPEN COULD BECOME WORLD'S FIRST PROJECT TO USE WIND TURBINES FOR ELECTRIFICATION OF OIL AND GAS INSTALLATIONS.