This is one of the first four pilot floating offshore wind farms under development in France.
Spanning the north Anatolian provinces of Sinop and Cankiri, the Gökcen wind farm is equipped with Enercon turbines.
WFW advises Commerz Real impact fund klimaVest on French electricity market entry with wind farm acquisition
We advised klimaVest, Commerz Real’s impact fund, on its acquisition of the Tout Vent wind farm from renewable energy developer BayWa r.e. This is Commerz Real’s first investment in the French renewable energy market.
Madrid-based Elawan is a leading company in the European renewables sector with a long-standing track record in development, financing, constructing and operating its own power plants worldwide.
Dogger Bank is being developed in three phases which, when operational, will be the world’s largest offshore wind farm with a total installed capacity of 3.6 GW.
WFW has advised Commerz Real AG on the acquisition, via its impact fund klimaVest, of the 58.8 MW Kuuronkallio onshore wind farm in Finland from German developer wpd.
Construction is to begin in 2022, with commercial operation to be achieved the following year. Once operational, it will generate green energy equivalent to the electricity needs of up to 290,000 households.
Initially developed by GE Renewable Energy (”GE”) in partnership with Finnish developers Smart Windpower and Mincoves.
We advised SMBC Leasing as lender on a €32m senior loan granted to Centrus Asset Management.