Offshore Grid Hollandse Kust (west) – Documentation
The future grid connections for the Hollandse Kust (west) Wind Farm Zone will consist of two 700 MegaWatt (MW) grid connections. Hollandse Kust (west) Alpha will be ready to provide for the connection for Wind Farm Zone VI in 2024. Hollandse Kust (west) Beta will be ready to provide for the connection for Wind Farm Zone VII in 2026. Each grid connection system consists of a platform and cables to be connected to the onshore grid at the high-voltage substation in Beverwijk.
The Dutch Government will issue permits for the development of the Hollandse Kust (west) Wind Farm Zone Sites VI (700 MW) and VII (700 MW). Offshore wind farm developers can apply for this permit via a tender procedure. The following documentation regarding the offshore grid connection serves as background information for offshore wind farm developers to prepare their bid.
The RVO website provides information about the tender and permit to develop Hollandse Kust (west) Wind Farm Zone (HKWWFZ).
On offshorewind.rvo.nl you can find all available site data on soil, wind & water conditions and obstructions on HKWWFZ.
General questions can be submitted to netopzee(at)tennet.eu.
Answers to the questions TenneT receives related to the wind tender Hollandse Kust (west) will be available here.
The relevant documents will be published in July 2021
Currently the relevant documentation hasn't been finalized. We expect publications in July 2021.