Date de publication: 2 juillet 2015
Promoteur – Intermédiaire Financier/
An offshore windfarm of around 600 MW, located about 14 km from the Caithness coast near Wick, Scotland
The project aims to enable the UK to achieve its ambitious target of energy consumption based on renewable energy sources in 2020.
- Énergie - Production et distribution d'électricité, de gaz, de vapeur et d'air conditionné
Montant BEI envisagé (montant approximatif)
GBP 525 million (EUR 714 million)
Coût total (montant approximatif)
GBP 1951 million (EUR 2655 million)
By virtue of its technical characteristics the project is classified as an Annex II project according to Directive 2011/92/EU on environmental impact assessment (EIA). Thus, the project is subject to an EIA based on a case-by-case decision or defined criteria set by the competent authorities. In this case, two separate EIAs were carried out for the offshore and the onshore works, and planning consent was granted in 2014 and 2013, for the offshore and onshore works respectively. The Bank will review the project's authorisation process during appraisal and verify compliance with relevant directives of the EU.
Passation des marchés
Directive 2004/17/EC does not apply to contracts awarded by contracting entities intended to enable them to carry out electricity supply in England, Scotland and Wales (Decision 2007/141/EC). The project is therefore considered to be exempt from public procurement requirements.
Signé - 20/05/2016