TenneT Awards Contract for Hollandse Kust Noord Onshore Prep Work

TenneT TSO has awarded KWS Infra with a contract for site preparation work for the onshore substation that will collect electricity from the Hollandse Kust (Noord) offshore wind project.

The Dutch company is responsible for preparing the site in Wijk aan Zee on which the onshore substation for Hollandse Kust (Noord) will be located.

The contract, valued at EUR 750,000, was concluded on 30 January.

Hollandse Kust (Noord) is one of three offshore wind areas that the Dutch government chose to be developed by 2023 as part of the country’s Energy Agreement for sustainable growth. 

The wind farm area consists of two 350MW sites located 18.5km off the coast.